Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
138 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

CAZ089>092-250600-
/O.NEW.KHNX.FZ.W.0003.180225T1100Z-180225T1600Z/
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
Including the cities of Los Banos, Mendota, Fresno, Hanford,
Lemoore, Avenal, Corcoran, Bakersfield, and Visalia
138 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 8 AM PST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Freeze
Warning, which is in effect from 3 AM to 8 AM PST Sunday.

* TEMPERATURES...Minimum temperatures of 30 to 32 degrees. Some
  of the normally colder locations will be as low as 28 degrees.

* TIMING...Coldest temperatures will be between 3 AM PST and 8 AM
  PST Saturday. Freezing temperatures will last for a period of 3
  to 5 hours.

* IMPACTS...Long durations of below freezing temperatures will
  kill unprotected vegetation. Exposed water pipes could burst.
  Pets and livestock feel the extreme cold as well. Agricultural
  interests should closely monitor minimum temperature forecasts
  and make preparations to protect frost and freeze sensitive
  vegetation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.

&&

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CAZ095-098-099-250600-
/O.CON.KHNX.WI.Y.0006.180224T2200Z-180225T0600Z/
Kern County Mountains-Indian Wells Valley-
Southeastern Kern County Desert-
Including the cities of Tehachapi, Lake Isabella, Ridgecrest,
Rosamond, California City, Edwards AFB, and Mojave
138 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...West to northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts around 50
  mph. Highest winds will be through and below mountain passes
  and canyons.

* TIMING...Winds increasing during the afternoon and continuing
  through the evening hours.

* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions due to crosswinds,
  especially for high profile vehicles. Local areas of blowing
  dust and sand.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of at least 45 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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