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High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1139 AM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

CAZ523-525-250600-
/O.CON.KVEF.HW.W.0008.170424T1900Z-170425T1200Z/
Western Mojave Desert-Morongo Basin-
Including Barstow, Daggett, Fort Irwin,
Morongo Valley, Yucca Valley, and Twentynine Palms
1139 AM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Strong winds are expected to increase this afternoon
and continue through tonight.

* WINDS...West to northwest 30 to 40 MPH with gusts over 60 MPH
  at times.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous driving conditions due to strong crosswinds
  and rapidly reduced visibility due to blowing dust and sand.
  High winds can topple trees... down power lines...remove
  shingles and damage weakened buildings and roofs. Take necessary
  precautions to secure temporary structures and lightweight objects.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Strong winds can make driving dangerous...rapidly
reduce visibility in dust prone areas and lead to property
damage.

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