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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
428 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STRONG WINDS IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY AND SIERRA FOOTHILLS THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.ANOTHER STRONG PACIFIC FRONT WILL BE MOVING THROUGH NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA THIS MORNING BRINGING STRONG WINDS TO THE CENTRAL
VALLEY, DELTA AND SIERRA FOOTHILLS. THESE WINDS SHOULD DIMINISH BY
MID DAY AS THE FRONTAL SYSTEM PASSES EAST.

CAZ015>019-066-067-202100-
/O.CON.KSTO.WI.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170120T2100Z/
NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-CARQUINEZ STRAIT AND DELTA-
NORTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-NORTHEAST FOOTHILLS/SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
MOTHERLODE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF REDDING, RED BLUFF, CHICO, OROVILLE,
MARYSVILLE/YUBA CITY, SACRAMENTO, FAIRFIELD/SUISUN, STOCKTON,
MODESTO, PARADISE, GRASS VALLEY, AND JACKSON
428 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING.
  WINDS DECREASING MID DAY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL
  GUSTS TO 50 MPH ESPECIALLY IN THE NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY.

* OTHER IMPACTS...DOWNED TREES AND POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$



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