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Dust Storm Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:15 PM MDT on April 18, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018


... Dust Storm Warning remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Thursday...

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 am to 8 PM MST
Thursday...

* timing... strong southwest winds will develop late Thursday
morning and strengthen through the afternoon hours. Winds will
begin to decrease around sunset Thursday night.

* Winds... southwest 25 to 35 mph, with gusts to 55 mph.

* Visibility... expect visibilities to be reduce at times to less
that one quarter mile in areas of blowing dust.

* Impacts... cross winds could cause difficult travel on area
roadways. Visibilities can quickly drop to less than one
quarter mile in blowing dust. Avoid travel if at all possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A dust Storm Warning means visibilities are less than one quarter
mile due to blowing dust. Travel could become extremely
dangerous. Persons with respiratory problems should make
preparations to stay indoors until the storm passes.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph... or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph... are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles.
Consider securing loose belongings on your property. Additional
weather information is on the web at www.Weather.Gov/Flagstaff.






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Alabama - Flood Warning
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Dust Storm Warning, High Wind Warning , Dust Storm Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Flood Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Frost Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Flood Warning
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
New York - Special Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch
Utah - Record Report
Virgin Islands - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch, Wind Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch
Wisconsin - Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch

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