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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
703 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

CAZ095-098-099-271200-
/O.CON.KHNX.WI.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-170427T1200Z/
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
703 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will be strong and gusty through the night.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 45 mph or greater are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
902 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...Gusty northwest to north winds across portions of southwestern
California through at least Friday morning...

.Weak frontal systems passing to the north of the region will
continue to generate gusty northwest to north winds across
portions of Southwestern California through at least Friday.
Gusty north winds may continue for some areas through Friday
night with moderate offshore winds possible Saturday

CAZ039-052-271215-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170428T1600Z/
Santa Barbara County South Coast-Santa Barbara County Mountains-
Including the cities of Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria,
San Marcos Pass, San Rafael Wilderness Area,
and Dick Smith Wilderness Area
902 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...Areas of northwest to north winds
  increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to between 40 to 50 mph
  and locally up to 60 mph will continue through Friday morning.
  Winds will be strongest through and below passes and canyons
  and higher elevations each evening through the overnight
  hours.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
  for drivers of high profile vehicles. Major roads that will be
  affected include Highways 101, 154, and 192 including in and
  around Gaviota and San Marcos Passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When driving, use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
902 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...Gusty northwest to north winds across portions of southwestern
California through at least Friday morning...

.Weak frontal systems passing to the north of the region will
continue to generate gusty northwest to north winds across
portions of Southwestern California through at least Friday.
Gusty north winds may continue for some areas through Friday
night with moderate offshore winds possible Saturday

CAZ059-271215-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170428T1600Z/
Antelope Valley-
Including the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale
902 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...Areas of west to northwest winds 20 to 35
  mph with gusts to 55 mph will continue through early Friday
  morning. Strongest across northwest portions of the valley.

* IMPACTS....Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
  for drivers of high profile vehicles. Major roads that will be
  affected include Highways 14 and 138.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When driving, use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
808 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...Strong westerly winds over the mountains and deserts through
tonight...

...Gusty westerly winds are no longer expected over Orange
County tonight...

.Strong northwest flow aloft will combine with increasing
pressure gradients at the surface to produce gusty westerly winds
over the mountains and deserts through tonight. Strongest winds
will occur along desert mountain slopes where isolated gusts over
60 mph are possible. Areas of blowing dust could reduce visibility
in the deserts. Winds will diminish Thursday morning.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-065-271000-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-170427T1000Z/
San Bernardino County Mountains-Riverside County Mountains-
San Diego County Mountains-Apple and Lucerne Valleys-
Coachella Valley-San Diego County Deserts-
San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Including the cities of Wrightwood, Victorville, Apple Valley,
Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, and Desert Hot Springs
808 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Areas of westerly winds 25 to 35 mph, with gusts 50 to
  60 mph.

* TIMING...Through tonight.

* LOCATION...Strongest winds from the mountain ridge tops along
  desert mountain slopes into adjacent desert areas.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced below 3 miles in blowing sand and
  blowing dust in the deserts.

* IMPACTS...The winds will make driving difficult...especially
  for motorists with high profile vehicles. Watch for broken
  tree limbs. In the deserts...areas of blowing dust and sand
  will reduce visibility at times.

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.

&&

$$

JAD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
225 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

CAZ523>525-NVZ014-271000-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-170427T1000Z/
Western Mojave Desert-Eastern Mojave Desert-Morongo Basin-
Esmeralda and Central Nye County-
Including Barstow, Daggett, Fort Irwin, Baker,
Mountain Pass, Mitchell Caverns, Morongo Valley, Yucca Valley,
Twentynine Palms, Beatty, Goldfield, Silver Peak, and Dyer
225 PM PDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* TIMING...Strong northwest winds across central Nye and Esmeralda
  counties will increase early this afternoon and gradually
  decrease tonight. Strong west winds across northern and south
  central San Bernardino County will increase mid- afternoon and
  gradually decrease late tonight.

* WINDS...West to northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph gusting 40 to
  50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds will make travel difficult on
  sections of US-95 in Esmeralda and Nye counties. Strong winds
  will also make travel difficult along I-40 and I- 15 in San
  Bernardino County. Blowing dust and sand may reduce visibilities at
  times. Unsecured objects could be blown around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists, especially in high profile vehicles, should use extra
caution and remain alert for sudden wind gusts, strong
crosswinds, and reduced visibilities due to blowing dust or sand.
Secure loose objects as they may be blown away.

&&

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