Riverside

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 3:17 am PDT on April 25, 2015, expires at: 10:00 PM PDT on April 25, 2015
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect from noon today to 10 PM PDT this evening...
  • winds...areas of west winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph. Isolated gusts to 65 mph.
  • Timing...strongest winds during the late afternoon through the evening...diminishing overnight.
  • Location...near the Mountain Ridge tops and along the Desert Mountain slopes.
  • Impacts...strong winds will make travel hazardous for high profile vehicles and could cause travel disruptions.
  • Outlook...winds will begin to weaken late Saturday night. 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. For a detailed map of the hazard:

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 3:17 am PDT on April 25, 2015, expires at: 10:00 PM PDT on April 25, 2015
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PDT this evening...
  • winds...areas of west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph...increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph this afternoon and evening with isolated gusts to 65 mph.
  • Timing...strongest winds this afternoon and evening... diminishing late tonight.
  • Location...east-west oriented mountain passes and along the desert slopes and adjacent desert areas. Travel corridors impacted include the I-8...I-10...and I-15.
  • Visibility...reduced at times to one mile or less due to blowing dust and sand.
  • Impacts...strong winds will make travel hazardous for high profile vehicles and could cause travel disruptions. 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.

Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 2:15 am MST on April 25, 2015, expires at: 9:00 PM PDT on April 25, 2015
  • ...Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 9 PM PDT this evening...
  • affected area...southeast California...including el centro... Plaster City...Blythe...Desert Center...Joshua Tree National Park and additional locations along the Interstate 8 and 10 corridors.
  • Timing...Saturday early afternoon through evening.
  • Winds...from the west 25 to 35 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph.
  • Impacts...strong gusts will create hazardous Crosswinds and the potential for locally reduced visibilities due to blowing dust and sand. Travel along north to south oriented roadways and through area mountain passes and gaps may be difficult at times. Strong west Crosswinds will also impact airfields with north to south oriented runways. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of between 30 and 40 mph are expected...or wind gusts of between 40 and 58 mph. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. 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.

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