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  • Wind Advisory for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Wind Advisory issued May 12 at 11:27AM MST until May 12 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:27 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • .SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA STARTING
    LATE THIS MORNING AND ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON AS A SYSTEM
    PASSES ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWESTERN NEVADA.
    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ THIS
    EVENING...
    A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ THIS
    EVENING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHCENTRAL NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA.
    * TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE...BECOMING STRONGEST THIS
    AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING...THEN DECREASE.
    * LOCATIONS: AMARGOSA VALLEY...BEATTY...PAHRUMP...THE NEVADA
    NATIONAL SECURITY SITE...GOLDFIELD...SILVER PEAK...DYER...
    KINGMAN...YUCCA...FORT ROCK...DOLAN SPRINGS AND COLORADO
    CITY.
    * IMPACTS: STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL CREATE DIFFICULT DRIVING
    ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ON HIGHWAY 95 BETWEEN
    TONOPAH AND INDIAN SPRINGS AS WELL AS ON INTERSTATE 40 FROM
    YUCCA EAST TO FORT ROCK AND HIGHWAY 93 FROM DOLAN SPRINGS TO
    KINGMAN. LOOSE OBJECTS LEFT OUTSIDE MAY BLOW AWAY. AREAS OF
    BLOWING DUST MAY OCCUR REDUCING VISIBILITY.