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Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
1245 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

AZZ508-280000-
/O.NEW.KTWC.DU.Y.0007.170227T1945Z-170228T0000Z/
Eastern Cochise County below 5000 feet-
1245 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Blowing Dust
Advisory, which is in effect until 5 PM MST this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Blowing dust can restrict visibilities below a mile
  posing a significant hazard to motorists.

* TIMING...Through 5 PM.

* WINDS...Out of the southwest at 15 to 30 mph, with gusts to 45
  mph.

* VISIBILITY...Below 1 mile, with brief periods below 1/4 mile
  possible.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area...visit
  weather.gov/Tucson and click on the DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

* For a detailed view of the hazard area...visit
  weather.gov/Tucson and click on the DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blowing Dust Advisory means that blowing dust will restrict
visibilities below one mile in some areas. Travelers are urged to
use caution. If you encounter localized dense blowing dust...
especially near plowed fields or construction sites...do not
drive into it if at all possible.

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