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Update 08/20/2013 12:50 pm:
Blowing Dust Advisory in effect until 7:00 pm this evening.
HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
11 PM MST THIS EVENING...
Southeast winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph expected in Parker Valley, Kofa, Yuma, Central La Paz County, Southeast Yuma County and Gila River Valley from 11 AM this morning to 11 PM MST this evening.
Very difficult driving conditions, especially for larger vehicles traveling along roads with crosswinds. Light, unsecured objects will become airborne. Moderate tree and
minor structural damage possible.
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. 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.
- Central La Paz
- Gila River Valley
- Parker Valley
- Southeast Yuma County