Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
302 AM MST MON AUG 18 2014

AZZ026-181200-
SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DATELAND...TACNA...AND WELLTON
302 AM MST MON AUG 18 2014

.NOW...
GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS BETWEEN 20 AND 40
MPH WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS THROUGH 5
AM. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE TO THE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 8 AND OVER
AREAS TO THE WEST OF TACNA. THE WINDS WILL LIKELY CAUSE PATCHY
BLOWING SAND AND DUST WHICH COULD LOWER VISIBILITIES TO BELOW 2 MILES
AT TIMES. OTHERWISE THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE MORNING HOURS UNDER MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES.

$$

AZZ025-CAZ031-181200-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...
YUMA...AND BLYTHE
302 AM MST MON AUG 18 2014 /302 AM PDT MON AUG 18 2014/

.NOW...
GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS WILL PERSIST
ACROSS YUMA AND THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER
VALLEY THROUGH AROUND 5 AM THIS MORNING. WINDS SPEEDS FROM 25 TO
NEAR 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE...AND THE GUSTY WINDS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO
AREAS OF BLOWING DUST AND SAND WITH VISIBILITIES LOWERED TO BELOW ONE
MILE AT TIMES. OTHERWISE SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY CLOUDY INTO THE MORNING
HOURS.

$$

CAZ033-181200-
IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...
IMPERIAL...AND THE SALTON SEA
302 AM PDT MON AUG 18 2014

.NOW...
GUSTY EAST TO SOUTHEAST THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS WILL AFFECT MUCH
OF IMPERIAL COUNTY...INCLUDING IMPERIAL AND EL CENTRO...THROUGH 5 AM
THIS MORNING. WINDS SPEEDS FROM 20 TO OVER 40 MPH ARE LIKELY...AND
THEY WILL LEAD TO PATCHY BLOWING DUST AND SAND. VISIBILITIES MAY
LOWER TO BELOW 2 MILES AT TIMES...AND WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY FOR MOTORISTS ON INTERSTATE 8 WEST OF YUMA. OTHERWISE
SKIES WILL BE PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY INTO THE MORNING HOURS.

$$

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