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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
300 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

AZZ005-009>014-039-040-250600-
/O.NEW.KFGZ.WI.Y.0011.140425T1900Z-140426T0400Z/
MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAGE...CHINLE...KAYENTA...WINDOW ROCK...
GANADO...WINSLOW...HOLBROOK...SNOWFLAKE...ST. JOHNS...
SPRINGERVILLE...DILKON
300 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...AREAS OF BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO NEAR
  ONE MILE AT TIMES. DRIVING MAY ALSO BE DIFFICULT DUE TO CROSS
  WINDS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH...OR
GUSTS FROM 40 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
CONSIDER SECURING LOOSE BELONGINGS ON YOUR PROPERTY. ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION IS ON THE WEB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
154 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY WEST WINDS WITH THE POTENTIAL BLOWING DUST
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

AZZ503-504-506>509-511>514-251400-
/O.NEW.KTWC.WI.Y.0009.140426T1800Z-140427T0200Z/
UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-TUCSON METRO AREA-
SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NOGALES...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...
VAIL...ORACLE...SIERRA VISTA...BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...
CLIFTON...SAFFORD...MOUNT GRAHAM...CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...
CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN
154 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS TO RESULT FROM ISOLATED AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.
  DRIVING MAY ALSO BE DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE LATE MORNING HOURS WITH
  THE STRONGEST WINDS DURING THE AFTERNOON SATURDAY. WINDS WILL
  TAPER OFF IN THE EARLY EVENING. THE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM
  11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 50 MPH.
  THE HIGHER WIND SPEEDS WILL OCCUR IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON
  AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GREATER
ARE EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS...OR 35 MPH OR GREATER ABOVE
5000 FEET. HIGHER GUSTS ARE ALSO LIKELY. THIS COULD MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

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