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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
1258 AM MST Fri Sep 22 2017

CAZ562-221200-
/O.EXT.KPSR.WI.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-170922T1200Z/
Imperial County Southwest-
Including the city of Mountain Spring
1258 AM PDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* AFFECTED AREA...Southwest corner of Imperial County including
  mountain pass elevations along Interstate 8.

* TIMING...Until 5 AM PDT Friday.

* WINDS...Sustained westerly winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 40
  to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions, especially for high
  profile vehicles.

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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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
836 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

CAZ039-052-221100-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-170922T1100Z/
Santa Barbara County South Coast-Santa Barbara County Mountains-
Including the cities of Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria,
San Marcos Pass, San Rafael Wilderness Area,
and Dick Smith Wilderness Area
836 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...Northwest to north winds 15 to 30 mph with
  gusts up to 45 mph will continue through early Friday morning
  before slowly diminishing. Strongest in the foothills and
  mountains.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
  for high profile vehicles. This includes Highways 101, 154 and
  192...as well as the Gaviota and San Marcos Passes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

Sirard

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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