Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
220 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.STRONG SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE MOJAVE DESERT. STRONG
WINDS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN PORTIONS OF SAN
BERNARDINO COUNTY...SOUTHERN CLARK AND MOHAVE COUNTIES ON
SATURDAY. THESE WINDS ARE IN RESPONSE TO A COUPLE OF DISTURBANCES
MOVING ACROSS CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA.

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WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARSTOW...DAGGETT...FORT IRWIN
220 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: A SLIGHT LULL IN THE WINDS IS ONGOING THIS MORNING WITH
  WINDS ACROSS THE WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT GENERALLY BETWEEN 20 AND 30
  MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH. WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 35 TO 45 MPH
  WITH GUSTS POSSIBLY AS HIGH AS 70 MPH BY MID MORNING SATURDAY AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE EVENING BEFORE EASING.

* TIMING: A SLIGHT LULL IN THE WINDS THIS MORNING...INCREASING AGAIN
  MID SATURDAY MORNING...PEAK SATURDAY AFTERNOON...AND DECREASING LATE
  SATURDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS: BARSTOW...FORT IRWIN...BICYCLE LAKE...INTERSTATE 15
  AND INTERSTATE 40.

* IMPACTS: DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO BLOWING DUST AND
  STRONG CROSSWINDS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES.
  STRONG WINDS MAY DISPLACE TREE DEBRIS...SMALL OBJECTS AND
  TEMPORARY STRUCTURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. TAKE ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...
AND OTHER LOOSE OR LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS.

&&

$$

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHWEST DESERTS-EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-
MORONGO BASIN-SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBELL...
WESTERN GRAND CANYON...KINGMAN...GOLDEN VALLEY...DOLAN SPRINGS...
VALENTINE...WIKIEUP...YUCCA...BAKER...MOUNTAIN PASS...
MITCHELL CAVERNS...MORONGO VALLEY...YUCCA VALLEY...
TWENTYNINE PALMS...PRIMM...SEARCHLIGHT...CAL-NEV-ARI
220 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT /11 AM MST/
THIS MORNING TO 11 PM PDT /11 PM MST/ THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST TO WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING: BEGINNING LATE MORNING SATURDAY WITH STRONG WINDS
  CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS: BAKER...MOUNTAIN PASS...SEARCHLIGHT...KINGMAN...
  TWENTYNINE PALMS...PRIMM...YUCCA VALLEY...DOLAN SPRINGS.

* IMPACTS: DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO BLOWING DUST AND
  STRONG CROSSWINDS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLE.
  STRONG WINDS MAY DISPLACE TREE DEBRIS...SMALL OBJECTS AND
  TEMPORARY STRUCTURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT CROSSWINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE STRONG
ENOUGH TO 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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