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High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory:

Issued at: 2:10 am PDT on October 25, 2014, expires at: 11:00 PM PDT on October 25, 2014
  • ...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening... ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening... A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening.
  • Winds...southwest 35 to 50 mph with gusts to 70 mph.
  • Timing...now through this evening. Winds will be strongest late this morning into this afternoon.
  • Locations in the warning area include: Paisley...Silver Lake...Hart Mountain wildlife Refuge...Bly...Beatty.
  • Locations in the advisory area include: Lakeview.
  • Impacts...Highway 31 between Silver Lake and Paisley and Highway 140 east of Lakeview will be impacted. These winds can cause travel difficulties... especially for high profile vehicles. In addition...since it is still hunting season... hunters should be aware that winds will be even stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down branches and cause trees to fall.
  • View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5 Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 mph or gusts of 75 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted... especially for high profile vehicles. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
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