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  • Wind Advisory for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Wind Advisory issued April 24 at 3:14PM MST until April 25 at 11:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:14 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • .ANOTHER STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASING WINDS TO
    THE AREA FRIDAY EVENING AS IT MOVES INTO CALIFORNIA. WINDS WILL
    DECREASE LATER FRIDAY NIGHT AS THE STORM MOVES INTO NEVADA.
    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT /11 AM MST/ TO
    11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ FRIDAY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY
    FOR ALL OF SOUTHERN NEVADA...NORTHWEST ARIZONA...AND PORTIONS OF
    SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT /11 AM
    MST/ TO 11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ FRIDAY.
    * WINDS: SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH OVER MOST
    AREAS. WINDS IN THE SIERRA WILL BE WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS
    TO 65 MPH.
    * TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE FRIDAY MORNING WITH THE STRONGEST
    WINDS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
    * LOCATIONS: SOUTHERN NEVADA...NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST
    CALIFORNIA.
    * IMPACTS: WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
    ESPECIALLY FOR MOTORCYCLES AND 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.