Southeastern Kern County Desert Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 1:03 PM PST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening...

* winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Timing... winds continuing into the evening hours.

* Impacts... dangerous driving conditions due to Crosswinds...
especially for high profile vehicles. Local areas of blowing
dust and sand.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 45 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 4:25 PM PST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind reports so far today...

Location speed time/date lat/Lon

... San Joaquin Valley...
Pacheco Pass 41 mph 0252 PM 02/22 37.04n/121.19w
San Luis Reservoir 35 mph 0222 PM 02/22 37.06n/121.05w

... Kern County mountains...
Bird Springs pass 68 mph 0327 PM 02/22 35.54n/118.14w
blue Max 60 mph 0132 PM 02/22 35.71n/117.97w
Jawbone Canyon 59 mph 0314 PM 02/22 35.29n/118.23w
Walker Pass east 49 mph 0225 PM 02/22 35.66n/118.03w
Walker Pass 49 mph 1100 am 02/22 35.66n/118.06w
Tehachapi Muni Airport 40 mph 0335 PM 02/22 35.13n/118.43w
Cache creek chp on 58 39 mph 1211 PM 02/22 35.11n/118.24w
Riverkern 37 mph 1157 am 02/22 35.78n/118.43w
Wofford Heights 35 mph 1200 PM 02/22 35.72n/118.50w
Tehachapi mtn valley apt 35 mph 0119 PM 02/22 35.10n/118.42w

... Kern County desert...
Indian Wells Canyon 56 mph 0226 PM 02/22 35.69n/117.89w
laural mountain 43 mph 0126 PM 02/22 35.48n/117.70w
Mojave Airport 43 mph 0200 PM 02/22 35.07n/118.15w
Ridgecrest 7ssw 40 mph 1246 PM 02/22 35.59n/117.69w
Edwards AFB 39 mph 0128 PM 02/22 34.92n/117.92w
Boron 39 mph 0340 PM 02/22 35.00n/117.65w
California City fire 38 mph 0254 PM 02/22 35.12n/117.96w
Jawbone station 38 mph 0341 PM 02/22 35.30n/118.00w
Rosamond 37 mph 1220 PM 02/22 34.86n/118.17w
Redrock Canyon 36 mph 1232 PM 02/22 35.37n/117.99w
China Lake 35 mph 0216 PM 02/22 35.69n/117.69w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


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