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  • High Wind Warning for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • High Wind Warning issued May 10 at 8:28PM MST until May 11 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 8:28 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 5 p.m.
  • .STRONG WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
    TONIGHT. VERY STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE IN THE SOUTHERN
    GREAT BASIN AND OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE MOJAVE DESERT BEHIND A
    POTENT COLD FRONT.
    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT /5 PM MST/
    SUNDAY...
    A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHERN NEVADA AND THE
    COLORADO RIVER VALLEY UNTIL 5 PM SUNDAY.
    * WINDS: WINDS WILL SHIFT TO NORTHERLY 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
    60 MPH AS A COLD FRONT PASSES.
    * TIMING: THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OVERSPREAD CLARK COUNTY BEFORE 11
    PM AND SPREAD DOWN THE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY BY ABOUT 1 AM. WINDS
    WILL DECREASE A LITTLE BY MORNING...BUT REMAIN STRONG AND GUSTY
    THROUGH SUNDAY.
    * LOCATIONS: PRIMM...SEARCHLIGHT...CAL-NEV-ARI...THE TOWN OF MT
    CHARLESTON...RED ROCK...LAS VEGAS... NORTH LAS VEGAS...
    HENDERSON...BOULDER CITY...SUMMERLIN... NELLIS...MOUNTAINS
    EDGE...SEVEN HILLS...BLUE DIAMOND... MESQUITE...OVERTON...
    MOAPA...NEEDLES...HOOVER DAM... LAUGHLIN...BULLHEAD CITY...
    MOHAVE VALLEY...LAKE HAVASU... DESERT HILLS...TOPOCK
    * IMPACTS: DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS. AREAS OF NEAR ZERO
    VISIBILITY IN DUST STORM CONDITIONS. DAMAGE TO STRUCTURES AND
    TREES POSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING
    CONDITIONS ON AREA LAKES DURING THE WARNING PERIOD. THESE WINDS
    WILL CREATE VERY CHOPPY WATERS AND GENERATE LARGE WAVES WHICH
    COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL CRAFT.