San Bernardino, CA
Including the cities of Cottonwood Visitor Center, Keys View,
Lost Horse, Chiriaco Summit, Desert Center, and Eagle Mountain
159 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...
* AFFECTED AREA...Eastern Riverside County including Interstate 10
from Blythe through the Coachella Valley and Joshua Tree
* TIMING...Thursday afternoon through late evening.
* WINDS...West winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. The
highest elevations may see winds gusting up to 55 mph.
* IMPACTS...Strong winds will create difficult driving
conditions especially for high profile vehicles. Locally
reduced visibilities due to blowing dust possible.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of between
30 and 40 mph are expected, or wind gusts of between 40 and
58 mph. Winds this strong can 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