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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
231 PM MST Wed Sep 20 2017

CAZ560>563-566>568-210945-
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Joshua Tree NP West-Joshua Tree NP East-Imperial County Southwest-
Salton Sea-Imperial County West-Imperial Valley-Chiriaco Summit-
Including the cities of Cottonwood Visitor,
Lost Horse-Keys Village, Mountain Spring, Desert Shores,
Coolidge Springs, Salton City, Winona, Coyote Wells, Ocotillo,
Plaster City, El Centro, Calexico, Alamorio, Brawley,
and Chiriaco Summit
231 PM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THURSDAY TO 1 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM Thursday to 1 AM PDT
Friday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Western Imperial County and portions of eastern
  Riverside county, including Joshua Tree National Park.

* TIMING...11 AM Thursday to 1 AM PDT Friday

* WINDS...Sustained westerly winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 40
  to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions, especially for high
  profile vehicles. In addition, briefly lowered visibilities to
  well under a mile at times in blowing dust or blowing sand. Affected
  roadways include, but are not limited to, Interstate 10,
  Interstate 8, and California State Route 111.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of between
30 and 40 mph are expected, or wind gusts of between 40 and
58 mph. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. In addition, strong winds over desert
areas could result in briefly lowered visibilities to well under
a mile at times in blowing dust or blowing sand. Use extra
caution.

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