SEVERE WEATHER

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    San Bernardino
  • Wind Advisory

    San Bernardino, CA

    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
    339 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014 /339 AM MST THU APR 24 2014/

    ...WIND ADVISORY 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 MOST OF SOUTHERN NEVADA...SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND
    NORTHWEST ARIZONA...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.



  • Special Weather Statement

    Riverside, CA

    JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
    RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...BOUSE...QUARTZSITE...
    SALOME...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...
    TACNA...WELLTON...COTTONWOOD VISITOR CENTER...KEYS VIEW...
    LOST HORSE...BLYTHE...CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...
    EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...
    IMPERIAL...AND THE SALTON SEA
    317 AM MST THU APR 24 2014 /317 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014/

    ...STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE WITH HIGH WINDS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND
    EARLY SATURDAY...

    A POWERFUL BUT MOSTLY DRY COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE
    AREA LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY. AS A RESULT...INCREASING
    WIND WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY NIGHT WITH THE STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED
    DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. HIGH WINDS IN THE 35
    MPH TO POSSIBLE 50 MPH RANGE ARE LIKELY...ALONG WITH AREAS LOW
    VISIBILITY IN BLOWING DUST AND SAND.

    THE MOST WIND PRONE AREAS ARE THE IMPERIAL VALLEY...INCLUDING THE
    SALTON SEA...AND PORTIONS OF INTERSTATES 8 AND 10 IN EASTERN
    RIVERSIDE AND IMPERIAL COUNTIES. BOATERS ALONG THE COLORADO RIVER ARE
    ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO STRONG GUSTS AND ERRATIC CROSS WINDS.


    STAY UP-TO-DATE ON THE LATEST FORECASTS BY LISTENING TO WEATHER RADIO
    ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE BAND. MORE DETAILED INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE
    FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX ON THE INTERNET AT

    WEATHER.GOV/PHOENIX

  • Special Weather Statement

    San Bernardino, CA

    JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
    RIVERSIDE COUNTY/EASTERN DESERTS-IMPERIAL COUNTY-
    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EHRENBERG...PARKER...BOUSE...QUARTZSITE...
    SALOME...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...
    TACNA...WELLTON...COTTONWOOD VISITOR CENTER...KEYS VIEW...
    LOST HORSE...BLYTHE...CHIRIACO SUMMIT...DESERT CENTER...
    EAGLE MOUNTAIN...BRAWLEY...CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...GLAMIS...
    IMPERIAL...AND THE SALTON SEA
    317 AM MST THU APR 24 2014 /317 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014/

    ...STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE WITH HIGH WINDS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND
    EARLY SATURDAY...

    A POWERFUL BUT MOSTLY DRY COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE
    AREA LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY. AS A RESULT...INCREASING
    WIND WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY NIGHT WITH THE STRONGEST GUSTS EXPECTED
    DURING THE LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. HIGH WINDS IN THE 35
    MPH TO POSSIBLE 50 MPH RANGE ARE LIKELY...ALONG WITH AREAS LOW
    VISIBILITY IN BLOWING DUST AND SAND.

    THE MOST WIND PRONE AREAS ARE THE IMPERIAL VALLEY...INCLUDING THE
    SALTON SEA...AND PORTIONS OF INTERSTATES 8 AND 10 IN EASTERN
    RIVERSIDE AND IMPERIAL COUNTIES. BOATERS ALONG THE COLORADO RIVER ARE
    ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO STRONG GUSTS AND ERRATIC CROSS WINDS.


    STAY UP-TO-DATE ON THE LATEST FORECASTS BY LISTENING TO WEATHER RADIO
    ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE BAND. MORE DETAILED INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE
    FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX ON THE INTERNET AT

    WEATHER.GOV/PHOENIX

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Clear skies today, but a chance of rain in parts of Southern California Friday. Crystal Egger has the forecast for Thursday, April 24, 2014.
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