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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...Gusty winds across portions of Southwestern California today
into tonight...

CAZ039-052-220500-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-170922T1100Z/
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
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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

* WINDS AND TIMING...Northwest to north winds 15 to 30 mph with
  gusts up to 45 mph will develop this afternoon and continue
  through early Friday morning before slowly diminishing.
  Strongest in the foothills and mountains.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
  for high profile vehicles. This includes Highways 101, 154 and
  192...as well as the Gaviota and San Marcos Passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...Gusty winds across portions of Southwestern California today
into tonight...

CAZ059-220500-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-170922T0500Z/
Antelope Valley-
Including the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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

* WINDS AND TIMING...Southwest to west winds 20 to 30 mph with
  gusts to 45 mph will continue at times through this evening.
  Strongest in the foothills.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
  for high profile vehicles. This includes Highways 14 and 138,
  especially near the foothills. Areas of blowing dust can
  suddenly and dangerously reduce visibilities to near zero.

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
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...Gusty winds across portions of Southwestern California today
into tonight...

CAZ034-035-220400-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-170922T0400Z/
San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
Including the cities of San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Morro Bay,
Cambria, San Simeon, Santa Maria, Lompoc, and Vandenberg
1247 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND TIMING...Northwest winds will increase to 15 to 25 mph
  with local gusts to 35 mph this afternoon, then persist through
  this evening before diminishing.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will affect travel on Highways 1 and
  101, and State Route 246.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
756 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

AZZ001-003-036-CAZ523-524-NVZ015>022-220600-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170922T0600Z/
Northwest Plateau-Northwest Deserts-
Lake Mead National Recreation Area-Western Mojave Desert-
Eastern Mojave Desert-Lincoln County-Northeast Clark County-
Western Clark and Southern Nye County-Sheep Range-
Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon-Las Vegas Valley-
Southern Clark County-
Including Colorado City,
Pipe Spring National Monument, Tuweep, Mt Trumbell,
Western Grand Canyon, Kingman, Golden Valley, Dolan Springs,
Valentine, Wikieup, Yucca, Bullhead City, Oatman, Mohave Valley,
Barstow, Daggett, Fort Irwin, Baker, Mountain Pass,
Mitchell Caverns, Caliente, Pioche, Panaca, Hiko, Alamo, Rachel,
Mesquite, Overton, Moapa, Pahrump, Indian Springs, Desert Rock,
Amargosa Valley, The Town Of Mt Charleston, Red Rock Canyon,
Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Boulder City, Hoover Dam,
Laughlin, Primm, .Searchlight, and Cal-Nev-Ari
756 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017 /756 PM MST Thu Sep 21 2017/

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

* TIMING...Strong and gusty winds will peak in strength this
  afternoon, and gradually subside during the evening.

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Localized
  wind gusts to 60 mph possible in the Spring Mountains near Red
  Rock and downwind of Mount Charleston.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will create areas of blowing dust.
  Outdoor furniture and garbage cans may be blown over or blown
  away. High profile vehicles will be susceptible to strong wind
  gusts. Boaters on area lakes will be exposed to dangerous
  winds and waves which may lead to capsizing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

Boaters in the Wind Advisory area should use extreme caution when
venturing onto area lakes. Strong winds over the open waters will
make the lake water rough and hazardous...and may result in high
waves which may tip or swamp smaller craft. For your personal
safety...avoid the open waters. Stay close to shore or around
protected areas.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
1128 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...Strong winds in parts of the mountains and deserts this
afternoon and tonight...

.A deep trough of low pressure will bring strong winds to parts
of the mountains and deserts through tonight. Winds will decrease
overnight into Friday.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-065-220800-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170922T0800Z/
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 Big Bear City, Julian, Victorville,
Hesperia, Apple Valley, Indio, La Quinta, Coachella,
Borrego Springs, and Desert Hot Springs
1128 AM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* Winds...West to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 40 to 50
  mph.

* Timing...Through 1 AM Friday.

* Location...Strongest winds will be on the mountain crests,
  through mountain passes, and into adjacent deserts.

* Visibility...Blowing dust could lead to greatly reduced
  visibility across parts of the desert.

* Impacts...Difficult travel for high profile vehicles and
  potential for sudden reductions in visibility.

* Outlook...Winds will diminish early Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Strong winds can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Blowing dust in the deserts can lead to
restrictions in visibility. Drive with extra caution.

&&

$$
Gregoria

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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