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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1203 AM MST SAT JUL 30 2016

AZZ020-021-025-026-CAZ031-300815-
/O.EXP.KPSR.DS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160730T0700Z/
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-WEST CENTRAL DESERTS-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...BOUSE...
QUARTZSITE...SALOME...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...
YUMA...DATELAND...TACNA...WELLTON...BLYTHE
1203 AM MST SAT JUL 30 2016 /1203 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016/

...DUST STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT MIDNIGHT MST /MIDNIGHT PDT/
TONIGHT...

THE WORST OF THE BLOWING DUST IS OVER AND THUS THE WARNING WILL BE
ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. HOWEVER...THERE WILL STILL BE LINGERING
VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS THROUGH AT LEAST 1 AM.

$$

CAZ032-033-300900-
/O.EXB.KPSR.DS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160730T0900Z/
RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...
EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...
IMPERIAL...THE SALTON SEA
1203 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...DUST STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A DUST STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FAR SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA INCLUDING IMPERIAL COUNTY
  AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY.

* TIMING...2 AM PDT.

* WINDS...GUSTS TO AS HIGH AS 45 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...BELOW ONE QUARTER OF A MILE.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS FROM WIDESPREAD BLOWING DUST
  REDUCING VISIBILITY BELOW ONE QUARTER OF A MILE. AFFECTED ROADWAYS
  INCLUDE INTERSTATE 8...INTERSTATE 10...AND HIGHWAY 78.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE READY FOR A SUDDEN DROP IN VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO. 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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