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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
320 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...STRONG WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS TODAY...

...EVEN STRONGER WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS FRIDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.A COUPLE OF STORM SYSTEMS WILL BRING GUSTY SOUTHWEST TO WEST
WINDS TO THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
TODAY EXPECT SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER
50 MPH...ESPECIALLY ON THE DESERT MOUNTAIN SLOPES AND INTO THE
DESERTS. ON FRIDAY SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 25 TO 45 MPH WITH
GUSTS OVER 65 MPH...WITH THESE WINDS CONTINUING INTO SATURDAY
MORNING AND TAPERING OFF DURING THE DAY.

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SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JULIAN...PINE VALLEY...VICTORVILLE...
HESPERIA...APPLE VALLEY...BORREGO SPRINGS...BANNING...
DESERT HOT SPRINGS
320 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 50
  MPH TODAY...THEN 25 TO 45 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS OVER 65 MPH
  FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...WITH STRONGEST WINDS
  FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATION...FROM THE MOUNTAIN CRESTS EAST AND NORTH TO THE
  DESERTS...WITH STRONGEST WINDS ON DESERT MOUNTAIN SLOPES AND
  BELOW PASSES AND CANYONS.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING WILL BE DANGEROUS FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES.
  SOME TREE BRANCHES OR POWER LINES COULD HAVE DAMAGE FRIDAY OR
  FRIDAY NIGHT. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO BE ALERT FOR OTHER DEBRIS.

* OUTLOOK...WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE SATURDAY... BUT STRONG
  WINDS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN LATE SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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