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WWUS75 KTWC 281527
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
827 AM MST Tue Feb 28 2017

AZZ508-282330-
/O.NEW.KTWC.DU.Y.0008.170228T1700Z-170301T0000Z/
Eastern Cochise County below 5000 feet-
827 AM MST Tue Feb 28 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MST 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. The main area of
  concern for reduced visibilities is along a stretch of
  Interstate 10 between Bowie and San Simon.

* TIMING...From 10 AM MST through 5 PM MST.

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

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

* 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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