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Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:57 PM MDT on April 28, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2016


... Blowing dust advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this
evening...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening...

* timing... winds will increase in the late morning and attain
maximum strength mainly from 3 PM to 8 PM before slowly
diminishing.

* Winds... west winds will have sustained speeds near 30 mph with
gusts up to 50 mph... strongest to the east of area mountains.

* Dust... southwest winds will carry plumes of dust from northern
Mexico into the El Paso Metro area. Visibility will mainly be
around 3 miles but brief periods with visibility 1 mile or
less will be possible.

* Impacts... strong winds and reduced visibility due to dust will
lead to hazardous driving conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.

A blowing dust advisory means that blowing dust will restrict
visibilities. Travelers are urged to use caution.






Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:52 PM MDT on April 28, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for low humidity and strong winds for fire weather zones 055...
056... 111... 112 and 113...

* affected area... fire weather zone 111. Fire weather zone 112.
Fire weather zone 113. Fire weather zone 055. Fire weather
zone 056.

* Wind... southwest at 20 to 30 with gusts to 40 mph

* humidity... 6 to 13 percent

* highest threat... lowlands below 7500 feet

* impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.


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Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
California - Wind Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Maine - Record Report
Minnesota - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning

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