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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Special Weather Statement issued July 13 at 6:40PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 6:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 9 p.m.
  • ...REDUCED VISIBILITY FROM BLOWING DUST ACROSS CENTRAL MOHAVE
    COUNTY CREATING LOCAL DUST STORM CONDITIONS...
    A STRONG THUNDERSTORM HAS KICKED UP LARGE AMOUNTS OF BLOWING DUST
    ACROSS CENTRAL MOHAVE COUNTY. VISIBILITY AT OR BELOW A HALF OF A
    MILE HAS BEEN REPORTED IN AND AROUND KINGMAN. THOSE IN
    KINGMAN...GOLDEN VALLEY AND CHLORIDE SHOULD BE ON ALERT FOR RAPID
    REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING DUST. BE ESPECIALLY ALERT IF
    YOU ARE DRIVING IN THIS AREA ON INTERSTATE 40 AND HIGHWAY 93.
    ALTHOUGH THE WORST VISIBILITY MAY ONLY LAST AN HOUR OR
    LESS...VISIBILITY SHOULD REMAIN BELOW 5 MILES THROUGH 9 PM IN SOME
    AREAS UNTIL THE DUST HAS A CHANCE TO DISSIPATE.