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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

WIND ADVISORY FOR WIDESPREAD OFFSHORE WINDS SF BAY AREA TO KINGS CANYON

MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS EXPECTED TO FUNNEL THROUGH SIERRA MOUNTAIN CANYONS THIS EVENING INTO MID-DAY WEDNESDAY.



Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1226 PM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
1226 PM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR THE FOOTHILLS AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SIERRA
NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON.

* WINDS: EASTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO
  55 MPH OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN TOPS AND ALONG EAST TO WEST ORIENTED
  CANYONS. LOWER ELEVATIONS OF SIERRA FOOTHILLS COULD SEE GUST UP
  TO 45 MPH ALONG THE SAN JOAQUIN AND MERCED RIVER CANYONS.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY EVENING WITH THE STRONGEST
  WINDS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. WINDS
  WILL SUBSIDE DURING THE AFTERNOON WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SHAVER LAKE...YOSEMITE VALLEY...MARIPOSA...
  OAKHURST

* IMPACTS: THESE MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL
  BE CAPABLE OF BRINGING DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES AND WILL MAKE
  DRIVING DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=HNX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT GUSTS OF 45 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1226 PM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
1226 PM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY

THE WIND ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM
PDT WEDNESDAY FOR THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS.
STRONG EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL FUNNEL THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS
AND DESERTS OF KERN COUNTY TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: EAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY EVENING WITH THE
  STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL
  SUBSIDE BY WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ROSAMOND...CALIFORNIA CITY...EDWARDS AFB...
  MOJAVE...RIDGECREST...TEHACHAPI...LAKE ISABELLA

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
  AND SAND WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=HNX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT GUSTS OF 45 MPH OR MORE ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...RESENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
1153 AM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS EXPECTED
THIS EVENING INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

NORTH BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SHORELINE-SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-
EAST BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-EAST BAY HILLS AND DIABLO RANGE-
1153 AM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA HAS
ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 8 AM PDT WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING: THIS EVENING LASTING INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: EAST NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH THIS
  EVENING WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH AT ELEVATIONS BELOW 1000
  FEET AND UP TO 50 MPH AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 1000 FEET.

* IMPACTS: THESE MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL
  BE CAPABLE OF BRINGING DOWN TREES AND POWER LINES AND WILL MAKE
  DRIVING DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1051 AM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-CARQUINEZ STRAIT AND DELTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...REDDING...CHICO...SACRAMENTO
1051 AM PDT TUE MAR 11 2014

WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING: BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
  EARLY EVENING HOURS BEFORE SUBSIDING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SACRAMENTO...VACAVILLE...CHICO...REDDING.

* IMPACTS: DRIVING CAN BE DIFFICULT IN BREEZY TO WINDY
  CONDITIONS. ESPECIALLY IF IN SMALL CARS AND HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. BE AWARE THAT TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES COULD FALL AND
  SECURE ANY LOOSE OBJECTS IN YOUR YARD. LOCAL POWER OUTAGES MAY
  BE POSSIBLE.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED
AND OR WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION. TIE DOWN LOOSE OBJECTS.
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