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Arizona, Upper Santa Cruz River and Altar Valleys including Nogales

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 1:54 PM MDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 26, 2014


... Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 11 am to 7 PM MST Saturday.

* Impacts... there is the potential for hazardous driving
conditions to result from isolated areas of blowing dust.
Driving may also be difficult for high profile vehicles.

* Timing... winds will increase during the late morning hours with
the strongest winds during the afternoon Saturday. Winds will
taper off in the early evening. The advisory is in effect from
11 am to 7 PM MST Saturday.

* Winds... west winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph.
The higher wind speeds will occur in and near the mountains.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit weather.Gov/Tucson
and click on the detailed hazards tab

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or greater
are expected in the valleys... or 35 mph or greater above
5000 feet. Higher gusts are also likely. This could make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:37 PM MDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 25, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM to 7 PM MST Friday for
low relative humidity... strong winds and a high fire danger for
southwest Cochise and eastern Santa Cruz counties...

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 2 PM to 7 PM MST Friday. The
Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* Affected area... southeast portions of fire zone 151... including
southwest Cochise and eastern Santa Cruz counties.

* Timing... Friday from 2 PM to 7 PM MST.

* Winds... southwest 18 to 23 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity... relative humidities ranging from 7 to 14
percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will have the potential to
spread rapidly.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit weather.Gov/Tucson
and click on the detailed hazards tab

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
create the potential for rapid and erratic fire growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the red flag warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Fire Weather Warning
Florida - Flood Warning
Georgia - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Idaho - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Fire Weather Warning
Massachusetts - Wind Advisory , Frost Advisory, Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning
New Hampshire - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Flood Advisory
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Ohio - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Oregon - Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory , Frost Advisory, Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement