Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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WWUS85 KTWC 220056
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
556 PM MST WED JUN 21 2017

AZZ502-504>506-220200-
Tohono O`odham Nation including Sells-Southeast Pinal County
including Kearny/Mammoth/Oracle-Tucson Metro Area including
Tucson/Green Valley/Marana/Vail-South Central Pinal County including
Eloy/Picacho Peak State Park-
556 PM MST WED JUN 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN PIMA AND SOUTH
CENTRAL PINAL COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM MST...

At 553 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking strong outflow winds to 40
mph over Marana resulting in areas of blowing dust, moving northwest
at 15 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with areas of blowing
dust briefly reducing visibility below 1 mile. This will also impact
I-10 from Marana through Picacho Peak.

Locations impacted include...
Marana, Tortolita, Avra Valley, Tucson Estates, Casas Adobes, Saguaro
National Park West, Red Rock, Friendly Corners, Picture Rocks, Silver
Bell and Dove Mountain.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Areas of blowing dust may briefly reduce visibilities to near or
below 1 mile. If you encounter localized dense blowing dust, do not
drive into it if at all possible.

&&

LAT...LON 3216 11156 3262 11158 3262 11097 3225 11109
TIME...MOT...LOC 0053Z 115DEG 13KT 3240 11113

$$

GL



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