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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
641 PM MST THU AUG 21 2014

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NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUCKEYE...NEW RIVER...WICKENBURG...
GILA BEND...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...FLORENCE
641 PM MST THU AUG 21 2014

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

THE BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...WESTERN MARICOPA COUNTY INCLUDING GILA BEND AND
  TONOPAH...NORTHWEST PINAL COUNTY INCLUDING STANFIELD...CASA
  GRANDE...COOLIDGE. ALSO INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO PORTIONS OF
  INTERSTATE 8 AND 10...STATE ROUTES 238...85...347 AND OTHER DUST
  PRONE TRAVEL CORRIDORS THROUGH THE AFFECTED COUNTY AREAS.

* TIMING...UNTIL 8 PM MST.

* WINDS...30 TO 40 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE.

* IMPACTS...VISIBILITIES WILL DROP SUDDENLY RESULTING IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE READY FOR A SUDDEN DROP IN VISIBILITY. IF YOU ENCOUNTER
BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND ON THE ROADWAY OR SEE IT
APPROACHING...PULL OFF THE ROAD AS FAR AS POSSIBLE AND PUT YOUR
VEHICLE IN PARK. TURN THE LIGHTS ALL THE WAY OFF AND KEEP YOUR
FOOT OFF THE BRAKE PEDAL.

REMEMBER...PULL ASIDE...STAY ALIVE.

&&

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