HIGH WIND WARNING WED PM.

High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
208 PM PDT Tue Apr 10 2018

...STRONG WEST WINDS FOR THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS FOR LATE
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY EVENING...

.A fast moving low pressure system moving inland across Southern
California Wednesday night and Thursday will bring periods of
strong gusty west winds to the mountains and deserts.

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San Bernardino County Mountains-Riverside County Mountains-
San Diego County Mountains-Apple and Lucerne Valleys-
Coachella Valley-San Diego County Deserts-
San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Including the cities of Big Bear City, Wrightwood, Julian,
Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley, Indio, Palm Springs,
Cathedral City, Palm Desert, Palm Desert Country, La Quinta,
Coachella, Borrego Springs, and Desert Hot Springs
208 PM PDT Tue Apr 10 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a High Wind
Warning...which is in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 10 PM PDT
Thursday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds...Areas of west winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
  Isolated gusts to 70 mph.

* Location...Near mountain ridge tops and along desert mountain
  slopes into adjacent desert areas.

* Timing...The winds will strengthen Wednesday afternoon and
  evening with the strongest winds late Wednesday night through
  Thursday morning.

* Impacts...The winds will make driving difficult...especially for
  motorists with high profile vehicles. This will impact portions
  of Interstate 10 through the San Gorgonio Pass and the Coachella
  Vally...and Interstate 8 through the San Diego County mountains.
  In the deserts...areas of blowing dust and sand will reduce
  visibility at times. Watch for broken tree limbs and other
  debris.

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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