Coachella Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:41 AM PST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
10 am PST Friday...

* winds... southwest to west 30 to 40 mph with gusts 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds increasing during the day, peaking this evening
and tapering off early Friday.

* Location... strongest winds along mountain ridges and adjacent
desert slopes.

* Impacts... strong winds will make travel difficult for high-
profile vehicles. Blowing dust and sand may reduce visibility in
deserts at times.

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.