Road closures in Palm Springs due to high winds

North Indian Canyon Drive and Gene Autry Trail are closed at the Whitewater Wash due to high winds.

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Wind Advisory in effect for the Coachella Valley

The leading edge of a trough moving in from the north will bring gusty onshore conditions. Expect sustained winds between 25 to 35 mph, with gusts up to 60 mph. This will impact driving visibility and prompt blowing dust/sand at times. Winds will diminish Saturday evening.

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Palm Springs
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  • Wind: 8 mph 13 kph at SSE
  • Humidity: 43%
  • Dew point: 42° F 6° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and steady
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  • Sunset: 5:40 PM PST
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