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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
501 PM MST Wed Aug 23 2017

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Gila Bend-
Including the cities of Gila Bend and Sentinel
501 PM MST Wed Aug 23 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

Storm activity west of Gila Bend has dissipated and blowing dust
has subsided.

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Apache Junction/Gold Canyon-
Including the city of Apache Junction
501 PM MST Wed Aug 23 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a Blowing Dust
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM MST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Northern Pinal County including Florence
  Junction, Apache Junction, Highway 79, and Highway 60.

* TIMING...Blowing dust from the south will overspread portions of
  Pinal County through 7 pm.

* WINDS...Gusts of 30-40 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Dipping below 1 mile.

* IMPACTS...Suddenly reduced visibility will create hazardous
  driving conditions along roadways including Highway 79 and
  Highway 60.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be ready for a sudden drop in visibility. If you encounter
blowing dust or blowing sand on the roadway or see it
approaching, pull off the road as far as possible and put your
vehicle in park. Turn the lights all the way off and keep your
foot off the brake pedal.

Remember, pull aside, stay alive.

&&

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Northwest Pinal County-West Pinal County-
Sonoran Desert Natl Monument-
Including the cities of Casa Grande, Cactus Forest, Florence,
and Coolidge
501 PM MST Wed Aug 23 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...Northern Pinal County and southwest Maricopa
  County including Casa Grande, Maricopa, and Gila Bend.

* TIMING...Another round of blowing dust from the southeast will
  overspread portions of Pinal and Maricopa County through 7 pm.

* WINDS...Gusts of 30-40 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Dipping below 1 mile.

* IMPACTS...Suddenly reduced visibility will create hazardous
  driving conditions along roadways including Interstate 10,
  Interstate 8, Highway 238, and Highway 347.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be ready for a sudden drop in visibility. If you encounter
blowing dust or blowing sand on the roadway or see it
approaching, pull off the road as far as possible and put your
vehicle in park. Turn the lights all the way off and keep your
foot off the brake pedal.

Remember, pull aside, stay alive.

&&

$$

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Tonopah Desert-Buckeye/Avondale-
Including the cities of Arlington, Hassayampa, Tonopah,
Wintersburg, Avondale, Cashion, Goodyear, and Liberty
501 PM MST Wed Aug 23 2017

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...Northwest Maricopa County including Buckeye,
  Rainbow Valley, Tonopah, and Interstate 10.

* TIMING...Blowing dust originating from southwest Maricopa County
  will continue to move into northwest Maricopa County through 6
  pm.

* WINDS...Gusts of 25-35 mph.

* VISIBILITY...Around 1 mile.

* IMPACTS...Suddenly reduced visibility will create hazardous
  driving conditions along roadways including Interstate 10 and
  Highway 85.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be ready for a sudden drop in visibility. If you encounter
blowing dust or blowing sand on the roadway or see it
approaching, pull off the road as far as possible and put your
vehicle in park. Turn the lights all the way off and keep your
foot off the brake pedal.

Remember, pull aside, stay alive.

&&

$$



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