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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
232 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

...Strong winds in parts of the desert...

.A low pressure trough and increasing onshore flow will boost
winds in the desert this afternoon into Friday morning. Strongest
winds will be in the San Gorgonio Pass into the northern
Coachella Valley and in the Anza Borrego Desert during the late
afternoons through the nights.

CAZ062-065-241800-
/O.NEW.KSGX.WI.Y.0025.170525T0000Z-170526T1500Z/
San Diego County Deserts-San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Including the city of Desert Hot Springs
232 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 8 AM PDT
Friday.

* WINDS...Westerly 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* TIMING...Late this afternoon through tonight...and again
  Thursday afternoon into early Friday morning.

* LOCATION...Through and east of the San Gorgonio Pass into the
  northern Coachella Valley...and parts of the Anza Borrego Desert.

* VISIBILITY...Locally reduced to 2 to 5 miles in blowing dust and
  sand.

* IMPACTS...Blowing dust and locally hazardous driving conditions.

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.

&&

$$

MM

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
314 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

CAZ059-242330-
/O.NEW.KLOX.WI.Y.0049.170524T2100Z-170525T0400Z/
Antelope Valley-
Including the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale
314 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
9 PM PDT this evening.

* WINDS AND TIMING...Southwest to west winds will increase to 20
  to 30 mph with gusts to 40 to 50 mph this afternoon and persist
  into mid evening.

* IMPACTS...Winds may make driving high profile vehicles difficult
  as well as producing locally reduced visibilities in blowing
  dust.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

Rorke

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
242 AM MST Wed May 24 2017

CAZ562-242200-
/O.NEW.KPSR.WI.Y.0020.170525T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
Imperial County Southwest-
Including the city of Mountain Spring
242 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 5 AM PDT
Friday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Far southwest Imperial County.

* TIMING...This afternoon through Friday morning.

* WINDS...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Elevated winds and strong gusts may create dangerous
  driving conditions for high profile vehicles along Interstate
  8 west of El Centro. Locally reduced visibilities due to
  blowing dust are also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of between
30 and 40 mph are expected, or wind gusts of between 40 and
58 mph. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. In addition, strong winds over desert
areas could result in briefly lowered visibilities to well under
a mile at times in blowing dust or blowing sand. Use extra
caution.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
242 AM MST Wed May 24 2017

CAZ566-242200-
/O.NEW.KPSR.WI.Y.0020.170525T2100Z-170526T1200Z/
Imperial County West-
Including the cities of Coolidge Springs, Salton City, Winona,
Coyote Wells, Ocotillo, and Plaster City
242 AM PDT Wed May 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THURSDAY TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM Thursday to 5 AM PDT
Friday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Far western Imperial County.

* TIMING...Thursday afternoon through Friday morning.

* WINDS...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Elevated winds and strong gusts may create dangerous
  driving conditions for high profile vehicles. Locally reduced
  visibilities due to blowing dust are also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of between
30 and 40 mph are expected, or wind gusts of between 40 and
58 mph. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. In addition, strong winds over desert
areas could result in briefly lowered visibilities to well under
a mile at times in blowing dust or blowing sand. Use extra
caution.

&&

$$

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