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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
159 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

AZZ001-CAZ520-522>526-NVZ014>017-022-030600-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-161203T0600Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-OWENS VALLEY-DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-
WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-MORONGO BASIN-
CADIZ BASIN-ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-LINCOLN COUNTY-
NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBELL...
WESTERN GRAND CANYON...BISHOP...INDEPENDENCE...LONE PINE...
OLANCHA...FURNACE CREEK...STOVEPIPE WELLS...SHOSHONE...BARSTOW...
DAGGETT...FORT IRWIN...BAKER...MOUNTAIN PASS...MITCHELL CAVERNS...
MORONGO VALLEY...YUCCA VALLEY...TWENTYNINE PALMS...
VIDAL JUNCTION...BEATTY...GOLDFIELD...SILVER PEAK...DYER...
CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...ALAMO...RACHEL...MESQUITE...
OVERTON...MOAPA...PAHRUMP...INDIAN SPRINGS...DESERT ROCK...
AMARGOSA VALLEY...PRIMM....SEARCHLIGHT...CAL-NEV-ARI
159 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016 /259 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST /11 PM MST/
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASE THIS
  EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH ACROSS
  SOUTHEAST NEVADA...THE VIRGIN RIVER GORGE AND THE MOJAVE DESERT
  OF SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY CALIFORNIA.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS CAN CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE
  TO CROSS WINDS AND BLOWING DUST. UNSECURED OBJECTS OR TEMPORARY
  STRUCTURES MAY BE DAMAGED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH AND...OR WIND GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR MOTORCYCLES AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
159 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

AZZ002-036-CAZ527-NVZ021-030600-
/O.EXT.KVEF.WI.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-161204T0600Z/
LAKE HAVASU AND FORT MOHAVE-LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE HAVASU CITY...DESERT HILLS...
TOPOCK...BULLHEAD CITY...OATMAN...MOHAVE VALLEY...NEEDLES...
HOOVER DAM...LAUGHLIN
159 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016 /259 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST /11 PM MST/
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
  AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASE SOMEWHAT THIS EVENING AND INCREASE AGAIN
  SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS CAN CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  DUE TO CROSS WINDS AND BLOWING DUST. UNSECURED OBJECTS OR
  TEMPORARY STRUCTURES MAY BE DAMAGED. HAZARDOUS BOATING
  CONDITIONS ON AREA LAKES AND RIVERS DUE TO WAVE ACTIVITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK THE FORECAST AND ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE TRAVELING OR
HEADING OUT ONTO THE WATER. SECURE ANY LOOSE OBJECTS AND
TEMPORARY STRUCTURES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
221 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

UTZ019-031200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-161203T1700Z/
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ST GEORGE
221 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MST SATURDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...OUTLYING PORTIONS OF UTAHS DIXIE...NOT
  INCLUDING THE ST GEORGE AREA.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TOMORROW
  MORNING NEAR CANYONS AND ALONG THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OF THE BULL
  VALLEY AND BEAVER DAM MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...THE GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. USE
  CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING THROUGH THE ADVISORY AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
105 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

AZZ020-025-CAZ030>033-030815-
/O.CON.KPSR.WI.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-161204T0400Z/
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...
FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...
COTTONWOOD VISITOR CENTER...KEYS VIEW...LOST HORSE...BLYTHE...
CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...
CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...IMPERIAL...THE SALTON SEA
105 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016 /1205 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST /8 PM PST/
SATURDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING THE
  YUMA AND MARTINEZ LAKE AREA AS WELL AS IMPERIAL COUNTY.
  EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY INCLUDING JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK.
  THESE AFFECTED AREAS INCLUDE INTERSTATE 8 AND 10.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 8 AM PST /9 AM MST/ FRIDAY AND 8 PM PST /9 PM
  MST/ SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS ON EAST/WEST ORIENTED ROADS AND
  LOCALLY REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF BETWEEN
30 AND 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED...OR WIND GUSTS OF BETWEEN 40 AND
58 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...STRONG WINDS OVER DESERT
AREAS COULD RESULT IN BRIEFLY LOWERED VISIBILITIES TO WELL UNDER
A MILE AT TIMES IN BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

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