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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 1:54 PM PDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on April 26, 2014


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 8 PM Friday to
8 am PDT Saturday...

* snow levels... lowering from 7000 ft Friday evening to around
5000 ft by early Saturday morning.

* Timing... snow showers move in late Friday afternoon... tapering
off Saturday morning.

* Snow accumulations... a dusting around 5000 ft. 1 to 3 inches
from 6000 to 7500 ft... and up to 4 inches above 7500 ft.

* Winds... 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Gusts 70 mph or
greater possible at wind-prone locations.

* Visibility... greatly reduced at times in snow... blowing snow
and fog.

* Impacts... travel will be hazardous at higher elevations of the
mountains due to snow on roadways and poor visibilities. Chains
may be needed in some areas.

* Outlook... snow showers will taper off late Saturday morning...
but winds will continue to be strong through Saturday evening.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will cause
travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited
visibilities... and use caution while driving.





High Wind Watch

Statement as of 1:31 PM PDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 27, 2014


... High wind watch in effect from Friday evening through Saturday
evening...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a high wind
watch... which is in effect from Friday evening through Saturday
evening.

* Winds... southwest to west winds 30 to 40 mph... gusting to 65
mph. Wind gusts of 70 mph or greater are possible in the more
wind-prone areas.

* Timing... southwest to west winds increasing Friday
evening... becoming northwest late Friday night.

* Location... strongest winds near Mountain Ridge tops and on
adjacent desert slopes.

* Visibility... reduced at times by blowing sand and dust in the
deserts.

* Impacts... the winds will make driving difficult... especially
for motorists with high profile vehicles. Watch for broken
tree limbs and other debris.

* Outlook... winds will begin to weaken late Saturday
afternoon... but remain gusty through Sunday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph... or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.



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