Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1125 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

CAZ031>033-300745-
IMPERIAL COUNTY CA-RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS CA-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA CA-
1125 PM PDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN IMPERIAL AND SOUTHEASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTIES

UNTIL 1245 AM PDT

AT 1121 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG WINDS FROM
DISTANT THUNDERSTORMS HEADED TOWARD IMPERIAL AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE
COUNTY. THESE WINDS FROM ARIZONA ARE CARRYING DENSE BLOWING DUST AND
WILL CAUSE VISIBILITIES TO DROP SUDDENLY...DIPPING BELOW 1 MILE IN
SOME SPOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
INTERSTATE 8 BETWEEN YUMA AND EL CENTRO...
INTERSTATE 10 BETWEEN BLYTHE AND CHIRIACO SUMMIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LOCALLY DENSE BLOWING DUST IS POSSIBLE.  IF YOU ENCOUNTER BLOWING
DUST WHILE DRIVING...PULL OVER AS FAR OFF THE ROADWAY AS POSSIBLE
AND PARK. TURN OFF YOUR LIGHTS AND KEEP YOUR FOOT OFF THE BRAKE.

PULL ASIDE AND STAY ALIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3400 11468 3368 11471 3329 11484 3292 11475
      3271 11480 3268 11526 3282 11528 3388 11502
TIME...MOT...LOC 0621Z 096DEG 49KT 3330 11450 3240 11450

$$

AJ


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