Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
202 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

AZZ022-023-026>028-200915-
/O.NEW.KPSR.WI.Y.0001.170121T0300Z-170121T1500Z/
NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUCKEYE...LAKE PLEASANT...MORRISTOWN...
NEW RIVER...TONOPAH...WICKENBURG...CAREFREE...CAVE CREEK...
CHANDLER...FOUNTAIN HILLS...GILBERT...GLENDALE...MESA...PEORIA...
PHOENIX...SCOTTSDALE...SUN CITY...TEMPE...DATELAND...TACNA...
WELLTON...GILA BEND...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...COOLIDGE...
FLORENCE
202 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 8 AM MST
SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...MUCH OF MARICOPA COUNTY...INCLUDING THE GREATER
  PHOENIX AREA...NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY...MUCH OF
  YUMA COUNTY...AND PARTS OF SOUTHWEST LA PAZ COUNTY.

* TIMING...FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS GUSTING TO 40 MPH AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  ALONG INTERSTATE 8 AND INTERSTATE 10.

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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