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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1252 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO BRING STRONG WESTERLY WINDS
TO THE COACHELLA VALLEY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...MAINLY
THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE
10. WINDS WILL WEAKEN BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

CAZ061-190500-
/O.NEW.KSGX.WI.Y.0046.140918T1952Z-140919T1300Z/
COACHELLA VALLEY-
1252 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION...THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH OF
  INTERSTATE 10 IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED TO 3 MILES OR LESS IN BLOWING DUST.

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

* OUTLOOK...WINDS WILL DIMINISH BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING AS ONSHORE
  FLOW WEAKENS.

* REPORTS...53 MPH WIND GUST AT 1150 AM AT WHITEWATER RAWS.

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.

&&

$$

HARRISON

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