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California, Riverside County Mountains-Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino National Forest

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 6:13 PM PDT on March 29, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 31, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect from noon to 11 PM PDT Thursday...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from noon to 11 PM PDT Thursday. The
high wind watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds... sustained west winds of 20 to 40 mph. Gusts to 70 mph or
higher on mountain tops and Desert Mountain slopes. Gusts of 50
to 60 mph in the Coachella Valley and the San Diego County
desert.

* Timing... winds will increase Thursday morning, becoming strong
and locally damaging Thursday afternoon and evening. The
strongest winds are expected between 2 and 6 PM Thursday.

* Location... mountain tops to the desert floor.

* Visibility... severe restrictions of a quarter of a mile or less
in blowing dust and sand possible in the deserts.

* Impacts... hazardous travel conditions at times due to low
visibility in blowing sand and dust, and sudden, strong cross-
winds. Difficult travel for high-profile vehicles, especially
big rigs which are prone to toppling. Minor structural and tree
damage possible.

* Outlook... winds will turn northerly Thursday night and be quite
gusty from the northern Coachella Valley and through the Cajon
Pass, but not as strong.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.


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