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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
947 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY THROUGH EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO BRING STRONG WESTERLY WINDS
TO THE COACHELLA VALLEY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...MAINLY
THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE
10. WINDS WILL WEAKEN BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

CAZ061-191300-
/O.CON.KSGX.WI.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-140919T1300Z/
COACHELLA VALLEY-
947 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* LOCATION...THROUGH AND BELOW THE SAN GORGONIO PASS AND NORTH
  OF INTERSTATE 10 IN THE COACHELLA VALLEY.

* VISIBILITY...LOCALLY REDUCED TO 3 MILES OR LESS IN BLOWING
  DUST.

* IMPACTS...THE WINDS WILL MAKE FOR DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. WATCH FOR
  BROKEN TREE LIMBS.

* OUTLOOK...WINDS WILL DIMINISH BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING AS
  ONSHORE FLOW WEAKENS.

* REPORTS...55 MPH WIND GUST AT 7 PM AT EDOM HILL.

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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MOEDE

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