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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
317 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...PERIODS OF STRONG GUSTY WEST WINDS FOR THE MOUNTAINS AND
DESERTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING INLAND THROUGH CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA
WILL BRING STRONGER ONSHORE FLOW THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH PERIODS
OF GUSTY WEST WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS...STRONGEST THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT.

CAZ058-060>062-065-252130-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-150426T0500Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
317 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...AREAS OF WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
  DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT.

* LOCATION...EAST-WEST ORIENTED MOUNTAIN PASSES AND ALONG THE
  DESERT SLOPES AND ADJACENT DESERT AREAS. TRAVEL CORRIDORS
  IMPACTED INCLUDE THE I-8...I-10...AND I-15.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED AT TIMES TO ONE MILE OR LESS DUE TO BLOWING
  DUST AND SAND.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES AND COULD CAUSE TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS.

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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