733  
WWUS75 KVEF 260936  
NPWVEF  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV  
236 AM PDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
CAZ523>525-NVZ014-270000-  
/O.CON.KVEF.WI.Y.0030.170426T2000Z-170427T1000Z/  
WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT-EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT-MORONGO BASIN-  
ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-  
INCLUDING BARSTOW, DAGGETT, FORT IRWIN, BAKER,  
MOUNTAIN PASS, MITCHELL CAVERNS, MORONGO VALLEY, YUCCA VALLEY,  
TWENTYNINE PALMS, BEATTY, GOLDFIELD, SILVER PEAK, AND DYER  
236 AM PDT WED APR 26 2017  
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO  
3 AM PDT THURSDAY...  
 
* TIMING...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ACROSS CENTRAL NYE AND ESMERALDA  
COUNTIES WILL INCREASE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON AND GRADUALLY  
DECREASE TONIGHT. STRONG WEST WINDS ACROSS NORTHERN AND SOUTH  
CENTRAL SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY WILL INCREASE MID-AFTERNOON AND  
GRADUALLY DECREASE LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  
 
* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH GUSTING 40 TO  
50 MPH.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON  
SECTIONS OF I-95 IN ESMERALDA AND NYE COUNTIES AND I-40 AND  
I-15 IN SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE  
VEHICLES. BLOWING DUST AND SAND MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT  
TIMES. UNSECURED OBJECTS COULD BE BLOWN AROUND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOTORISTS, ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES, SHOULD USE EXTRA  
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN WIND GUSTS, STRONG  
CROSSWINDS, AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO BLOWING DUST OR SAND.  
SECURE LOOSE OBJECTS AS THEY MAY BE BLOWN AWAY.  
 

 
 

 
 
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