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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
600 PM MST WED JUL 29 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND DENSE BLOWING DUST OVER THE CENTRAL DESERTS...

AZZ023-028-300300-
/O.NEW.KPSR.DU.Y.0013.150730T0100Z-150730T0300Z/
GREATER PHOENIX AREA-NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUCKEYE...CAREFREE...CAVE CREEK...
CHANDLER...FOUNTAIN HILLS...GILBERT...GLENDALE...MESA...PEORIA...
PHOENIX...SCOTTSDALE...SUN CITY...TEMPE...APACHE JUNCTION...
CASA GRANDE...COOLIDGE...FLORENCE
600 PM MST WED JUL 29 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A BLOWING DUST
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY AND THE
  GREATER PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA...ESPECIALLY EASTERN PORTIONS OF
  THE VALLEY. SOME COMMUNITIES AFFECTED INCLUDE FLORENCE
  JUNCTION...APACHE JUNCTION...COOLIDGE...MESA...AND FOUNTAIN
  HILLS.|

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS AND DENSE DUST SPREADING FROM EAST TO WEST
  FROM 6 PM THROUGH 8 PM.

* WINDS...20 TO 40 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF VISIBILITY 3 TO 5 MILES LOCALLY DOWN TO
  AROUND ONE HALF MILE.

* IMPACTS...DENSE BLOWING DUST WILL LEAD TO SHARPLY REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES AND VERY HAZARDOUS DRIVING 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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