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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
948 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY ONSHORE WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE REGION THIS WEEKEND
WILL CREATE GUSTY WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND
DESERTS. STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR SATURDAY MORNING. VISIBILITY
MAY BE REDUCED AT TIMES IN THE DESERT DUE TO BLOWING SAND...OR
OVER HIGHEST MOUNTAIN PEAKS OF SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY
MOUNTAINS DUE TO BLOWING SNOW. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-311300-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0049.141101T0300Z-141102T0000Z/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
948 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
  LOCAL GUSTS TO 65 MPH POSSIBLE IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* TIMING...FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...ALONG MOUNTAIN RIDGES...DESERT SLOPES...THROUGH
  AND BELOW CANYONS AND PASSES...AND INTO ADJACENT DESERT
  AREAS. IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY...THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN
  GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 10. INTERSTATE 8 IN
  THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT WILL BE IMPACTED
  AS WELL.

* VISIBILITY...MAY BE REDUCED IN THE DESERT DUE TO BLOWING SAND
  OR REDUCED IN THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE WINDS MAY MAKE FOR DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. WATCH OUT
  FOR BROKEN TREE LIMBS.

* OUTLOOK...CONDITIONS WILL SLIGHTLY IMPROVE LATE SATURDAY...
  AND THROUGH SUNDAY.

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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MOEDE

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