Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
554 PM MST WED JUL 16 2014

AZZ508-511-512-170145-
CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING CHIRICAHUA NATIONAL MONUMENT
AZ-EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET INCLUDING DOUGLAS/WILLCOX
AZ-GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS INCLUDING MOUNT GRAHAM AZ-
554 PM MST WED JUL 16 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING DUST IN EFFECT UNTIL 645
PM MST...

THE PUBLIC REPORTED A LOCALIZED AREA OF BLOWING DUST ALONG
INTERSTATE 10 IN COCHISE COUNTY NEAR BOWIE OR MILE MARKER 366.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY MOVING
SOUTHEAST...AS WELL AS SHOWERS IN NORTHEAST COCHISE COUNTY HAVE
RESULTED IN GUSTY WINDS IN THIS AREA BETWEEN WILLCOX...BOWIE AND SAN
SIMON.

BLOWING DUST CAN QUICKLY REDUCE VISIBILITY...CAUSING ACCIDENTS THAT
MAY INVOLVE CHAIN COLLISIONS AND MULTIPLE PILEUPS. IF DENSE DUST IS
OBSERVED BLOWING ACROSS A ROADWAY...PULL YOUR VEHICLE OFF THE
PAVEMENT AS FAR AS POSSIBLE TO STOP. TURN OFF THE LIGHTS...SET THE
EMERGENCY BRAKE...AND TAKE YOUR FOOT OFF THE BRAKE PEDAL TO ENSURE
BRAKE LIGHTS ARE NOT ILLUMINATED

LAT...LON 3242 10905 3205 10905 3230 10989 3242 10972

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