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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
900 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR
AREAS NEAR AND BELOW THE CAJON AND SAN GORGONIO PASSES...THE SANTA
ANA MOUNTAINS AND COASTAL FOOTHILLS...AND THE WEST-FACING MOUNTAIN
SLOPES AND FOOTHILLS IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY...

.SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT BASIN WILL PRODUCE MODERATE
TO LOCALLY STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WINDS ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON. WIND-PRONE PASSES AND CANYONS WILL BE MOST
SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE HIGHEST GUSTS OF 65 MPH OR MORE. THESE WINDS
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY. THE AREAS
MOST LIKELY TO HAVE STRONG WINDS ARE IN THE NORTHERN PART OF THE
INLAND EMPIRE BELOW THE CAJON PASS...AND IN INLAND ORANGE
COUNTY...INCLUDING THE SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

CAZ050-058-081400-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
900 PM PST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST MONDAY...

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 55
  MPH. LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS ARE LIKELY ON AND IMMEDIATELY BELOW
  THE MOST WIND-PRONE COASTAL SLOPES.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASING THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...PEAKING
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING...THEN WEAKENING INTO TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...ALONG THE COASTAL MOUNTAIN SLOPES AND FOOTHILLS...
  AND BELOW FAVORED PASSES AND CANYONS.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED IN BLOWING DUST.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL BE A POTENTIAL HAZARD FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BROKEN TREE LIMBS AND OTHER DEBRIS WILL
  BE POSSIBLE.

* OUTLOOK...WINDS WILL WEAKEN MONDAY EVENING...BUT MAY REMAIN
  NEAR ADVISORY STRENGTH IN SOME WIND-PRONE AREAS INTO TUESDAY
  MORNING.

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.

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MAXWELL

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