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High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
151 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

CAZ095-098-099-211800-
/O.CON.KHNX.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170922T0600Z/
Kern County Mountains-Indian Wells Valley-
Southeastern Kern County Desert-
Including the cities of Tehachapi, Lake Isabella, Ridgecrest,
Rosamond, California City, Edwards AFB, and Mojave
151 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...West 40 to 50 mph with gusts up to 75 mph. Especially
  for the Highway 58, 14, 395 corridors and below wind favored
  passes and canyons.

* TIMING...Continuing into late evening.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
  Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
  difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Semi tractor
  trailers should avoid these areas. Blowing dust and sand will
  be possible, and could lower visibilities.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

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