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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1030 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

AZZ005-009>014-039-040-251330-
/O.CON.KFGZ.WI.Y.0011.140425T1900Z-140426T0400Z/
MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAGE...CHINLE...KAYENTA...WINDOW ROCK...
GANADO...WINSLOW...HOLBROOK...SNOWFLAKE...ST. JOHNS...
SPRINGERVILLE...DILKON
1030 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO BE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 TO 45
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...AREAS OF BLOWING DUST MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO
  NEAR ONE MILE AT TIMES. DRIVING MAY ALSO BE DIFFICULT DUE TO
  CROSS WINDS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH...OR
GUSTS FROM 40 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
CONSIDER SECURING LOOSE BELONGINGS ON YOUR PROPERTY. ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION IS ON THE WEB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1030 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

AZZ004-006-007-015-251330-
/O.CON.KFGZ.WI.Y.0011.140425T1900Z-140426T0400Z/
KAIBAB PLATEAU-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-COCONINO PLATEAU-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FREDONIA...GRAND CANYON VILLAGE...
SUPAI...FLAGSTAFF
1030 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO BE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT DUE TO CROSS WINDS...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH...OR
GUSTS FROM 40 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
CONSIDER SECURING LOOSE BELONGINGS ON YOUR PROPERTY. ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION IS ON THE WEB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1001 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

UTZ013-014-019>021-251200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0017.140425T1600Z-140426T0300Z/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...MANTI...
RICHFIELD...ST GEORGE...KANAB...ESCALANTE...BULLFROG
1001 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH INCLUDING
  THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL...THE SANPETE AND SEVIER VALLEYS...UTAHS
  DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK...SOUTH-CENTRAL UTAH AND THE LAKE
  POWELL AREA.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP LATER FRIDAY
  MORNING...INCREASING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING
  INTO THE LATE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND GUSTY CROSS WINDS MAY IMPACT TRAVEL...
  ESPECIALLY ON EAST WEST ROUTES IN THE AREA. BOATERS ON AREA
  LAKES INCLUDING LAKE POWELL SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR ROUGH CHOP
  AND LARGE WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

THE STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON AREA
LAKES. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE VERY CHOPPY WATER AND GENERATE
LARGE WAVES WHICH COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL CRAFT. FOR YOUR
PERSONAL SAFETY...OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT ARE URGED TO POSTPONE
THEIR OUTINGS UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1001 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

UTZ015-016-251200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0017.140425T1600Z-140426T0300Z/
WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DELTA...FILLMORE...BEAVER...
CEDAR CITY...MILFORD
1001 PM MDT THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 9 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST UTAH.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP LATER FRIDAY
  MORNING...INCREASING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING
  INTO THE LATE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG AND GUSTY CROSS WINDS MAY IMPACT TRAVEL...
  ESPECIALLY ON EAST WEST ROUTES IN THE AREA. VISIBILITIES MAY
  BE REDUCED IN AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
735 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

CAZ095-098-099-251100-
/O.CON.KHNX.WI.Y.0019.140425T1800Z-140426T0600Z/
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
735 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT FRIDAY
FOR THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERT.

* WINDS: WEST SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING: THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE LATE
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: HIGHWAY 178 THROUGH AND BELOW WALKER
  PASS...HIGHWAY 58 THROUGH AND BELOW TEHACHAPI PASS INCLUDING THE
  CITY OF MOJAVE...HIGHWAY 14 AND U.S. 395.

* IMPACTS: GUSTY WINDS MAY HAMPER DRIVING ABILITY...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER
  MILE OR LESS IN AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WITH POSSIBLE TRAVEL
  DELAYS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=HNX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT GUSTS OF 45 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

SANGER

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
657 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...ANOTHER ROUND OF GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS EXPECTED THIS EVENING
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST AND SANTA YNEZ
MOUNTAIN RANGE...

.A STRONG NORTHERLY GRADIENT WILL SET UP ONCE AGAIN ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SANTA BARBARA COUNTY ALLOWING GUSTY NORTHWEST TO
NORTH WINDS TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE USUAL WIND PRONE SUNDOWNER WIND
LOCATIONS TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

CAZ039-052-251000-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-140425T1000Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANTA BARBARA...MONTECITO...
CARPINTERIA...SAN MARCOS PASS...SAN RAFAEL WILDERNESS AREA...
DICK SMITH WILDERNESS AREA
657 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND TIMING...NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS BETWEEN 35 AND 45 MPH WILL AFFECT THE SANTA YNEZ MOUNTAINS
  AS WELL AS BELOW THE PASSES AND CANYONS FROM GAVIOTA TO SANTA
  BARBARA IN THE EVENING HOURS. LATER IN THE OVERNIGHT
  HOURS...THESE WINDS WILL SPREAD EASTWARD INTO THE MONTECITO
  AREA.

* IMPACTS...MAJOR ROADWAYS THAT COULD BE AFFECTED INCLUDE
  HIGHWAYS 101...154...AND 192...ESPECIALLY NEAR GAVIOTA...SAN
  MARCOS PASS...AND BELOW THE HILLS OF MONTECITO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
314 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.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.

AZZ001-003-036-CAZ519>525-NVZ014>022-251300-
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0018.140425T1800Z-140426T0600Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHWEST DESERTS-
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
OWENS VALLEY-WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-
EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-MORONGO BASIN-
ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-LINCOLN COUNTY-
NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK CANYON-LAS VEGAS VALLEY-
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBULL...KINGMAN...
GOLDEN VALLEY...DOLAN SPRINGS...VALENTINE...WIKIEUP...YUCCA...
BULLHEAD CITY...MOHAVE VALLEY...ASPENDELL...WHITNEY PORTAL...
BISHOP...INDEPENDENCE...LONE PINE...OLANCHA...FURNACE CREEK...
SHOSHONE...BARSTOW...DAGGETT...FORT IRWIN...BAKER...MOUNTAIN PASS...
MITCHELL CAVERNS...MORONGO VALLEY...YUCCA VALLEY...
TWENTYNINE PALMS...BEATTY...GOLDFIELD...SILVER PEAK...DYER...
CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...ALAMO...RACHEL...MESQUITE...
OVERTON...MOAPA...PAHRUMP...INDIAN SPRINGS...DESERT ROCK...
AMARGOSA VALLEY...THE TOWN OF MT CHARLESTON...RED ROCK...
LAS VEGAS...NORTH LAS VEGAS...HENDERSON...BOULDER CITY...
SUMMERLIN...NELLIS...MOUNTAINS EDGE...SEVEN HILLS...BLUE DIAMOND...
HOOVER DAM...LAUGHLIN...PRIMM...SEARCHLIGHT...CAL-NEV-ARI
314 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014 /314 PM MST THU APR 24 2014/

...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.

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.

&&

$$

ASG

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
154 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY WEST WINDS WITH THE POTENTIAL BLOWING DUST
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

AZZ503-504-506>509-511>514-251400-
/O.NEW.KTWC.WI.Y.0009.140426T1800Z-140427T0200Z/
UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-TUCSON METRO AREA-
SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NOGALES...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...
VAIL...ORACLE...SIERRA VISTA...BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...
CLIFTON...SAFFORD...MOUNT GRAHAM...CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...
CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN
154 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS TO RESULT FROM ISOLATED AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.
  DRIVING MAY ALSO BE DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE LATE MORNING HOURS WITH
  THE STRONGEST WINDS DURING THE AFTERNOON SATURDAY. WINDS WILL
  TAPER OFF IN THE EARLY EVENING. THE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM
  11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 50 MPH.
  THE HIGHER WIND SPEEDS WILL OCCUR IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON
  AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GREATER
ARE EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS...OR 35 MPH OR GREATER ABOVE
5000 FEET. HIGHER GUSTS ARE ALSO LIKELY. THIS COULD MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

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