Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS San Diego, CA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
231 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...PERIODS OF GUSTY WEST WINDS FOR THE DESERTS FOR LATE THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE WESTERN STATES WILL MAINTAIN
STRONGER ONSHORE FLOW WITH PERIODS OF STRONGER GUSTY WEST WINDS
IN THE DESERTS FOR LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY
NIGHT. STRONGEST WINDS EACH DAY ARE EXPECTED FOR LATE AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE EVENING.

CAZ060-062-065-062130-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0017.150506T2300Z-150508T1000Z/
APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
231 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
  ISOLATED GUSTS TO 55 MPH...MAINLY IN THE NORTHERN COACHELLA
  VALLEY.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS EACH DAY ARE EXPECTED FOR LATE
  AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED IN BLOWING SAND AND BLOWING DUST
  AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING COULD BE HAZARDOUS FOR PEOPLE DRIVING HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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