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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
449 PM MST WED SEP 28 2016

AZZ028-290100-
/O.NEW.KPSR.DU.Y.0050.160928T2349Z-160929T0100Z/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...
COOLIDGE...FLORENCE
449 PM MST WED SEP 28 2016

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A BLOWING DUST
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...NORTHERN PINAL COUNTY INCLUDING THE CITIES OF
  FLORENCE...COOLIDGE..AND CASA GRANDE.

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM.

* WINDS...GUSTING 30 TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY FALLING TO ONE MILE

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY...ESPECIALLY ALONG I-10 AND STATE ROUTES NEAR COOLIDGE
  AND FLORENCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE READY FOR A SUDDEN DROP IN VISIBILITY. IF YOU ENCOUNTER
BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND ON THE ROADWAY OR SEE IT
APPROACHING...PULL OFF THE ROAD AS FAR AS POSSIBLE AND PUT YOUR
VEHICLE IN PARK. TURN THE LIGHTS ALL THE WAY OFF AND KEEP YOUR
FOOT OFF THE BRAKE PEDAL.

REMEMBER...PULL ASIDE...STAY ALIVE.

&&

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