Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
105 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

AZZ020-025-CAZ030>033-030815-
/O.CON.KPSR.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161204T0400Z/
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...
FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...
COTTONWOOD VISITOR CENTER...KEYS VIEW...LOST HORSE...BLYTHE...
CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...
CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...IMPERIAL...THE SALTON SEA
105 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016 /1205 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST /8 PM PST/
SATURDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING THE
  YUMA AND MARTINEZ LAKE AREA AS WELL AS IMPERIAL COUNTY.
  EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY INCLUDING JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK.
  THESE AFFECTED AREAS INCLUDE INTERSTATE 8 AND 10.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 8 AM PST /9 AM MST/ FRIDAY AND 8 PM PST /9 PM
  MST/ SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS ON EAST/WEST ORIENTED ROADS AND
  LOCALLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF BETWEEN
30 AND 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED...OR WIND GUSTS OF BETWEEN 40 AND
58 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...STRONG WINDS OVER DESERT
AREAS COULD RESULT IN BRIEFLY LOWERED VISIBILITIES TO WELL UNDER
A MILE AT TIMES IN BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

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