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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
810 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY WEST WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.STRONG AND GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA. THESE WINDS WILL DIMINISH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-231100-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0033.000000T0000Z-140423T1100Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
810 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH...WITH
  GUSTS TO 55 MPH. ISOLATED STRONGER GUSTS IN THE NORTHERN
  COACHELLA VALLEY.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* LOCATION...STRONGEST NEAR MOUNTAIN RIDGE TOPS AND ON ADJACENT
  DESERT SLOPES...AND BELOW THE BANNING PASS IN THE NORTHERN
  COACHELLA VALLEY. MAJOR ROADS AFFECTED BY THESE STRONG WINDS
  INCLUDE I-10 THROUGH THE SAN GORGONIO PASS AND THE I-8
  CORRIDOR THROUGH THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS.

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED AT TIMES BY BLOWING SAND AND DUST IN THE
  HIGH DESERTS...THE COACHELLA VALLEY AND THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY
  DESERTS.

* IMPACTS...THE WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
  FOR MOTORISTS WITH HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. WATCH FOR BROKEN
  TREE LIMBS AND OTHER DEBRIS.

* REPORTS...SKY VALLEY GUSTED TO 71 MPH AT 4 PM. EDOM HILL GUSTED
  TO 61 MPH AT 5 MPH. VOLCAN MOUNTAIN RAWS GUSTED TO 51 MPH AT 6
  PM. WHITE WATER RAWS GUSTED TO 47 MPH AT 1 PM. HARRISON PARK
  GUSTED TO 46 MPH AT 3 PM.

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.

&&

$$

PALMER





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