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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
300 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS INTO THIS AFTERNOON...

.STRONG SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE IN THE GREAT BASIN WILL BRING
MODERATE TO LOCALLY STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. A SECOND...STRONGER SURGE OF
OFFSHORE WINDS IS EXPECTED SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

CAZ048-050-055>058-065-554-062100-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160206T2100Z/
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS-
300 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN THE WINDIEST
  LOCATIONS.

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG COASTAL SLOPES AND
  FOOTHILLS...AND THROUGH AND BELOW THE PASSES AND CANYONS...
  INCLUDING CAJON AND SAN GORGONIO PASSES.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED TO 1 MILE OR LESS IN BLOWING DUST.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...INCLUDING ALONG
  INTERSTATES 15...215...10...AND 8. BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES. BROKEN TREE LIMBS AND OTHER DEBRIS IN ROADWAYS
  POSSIBLE.

* OUTLOOK...ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL WEAKEN LATER THIS AFTERNOON...EVEN
  STRONGER OFFSHORE WINDS WILL SURFACE 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.

&&

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