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California, Eastern Sierra Slopes of Inyo County

Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:12 AM PDT on April 01, 2015

Expires 7:00 AM EDT on April 02, 2015


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to 4 am
PDT Thursday...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to 4 am
PDT Thursday for the eastern slopes of the Sierra.

* Winds: west at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing: downslope winds will develop by late afternoon and
continue through much of the night. The strongest winds are
expected between 5 PM this afternoon and 2 am Thursday
morning.

* Locations: Aspendell... Whitney Portal... and other areas along the
eastern slopes of the Sierra of Inyo County.

* Impacts: difficult driving conditions on roads leading into
the Sierra from the Owens Valley. Hikers and other
recreational enthusiasts should be prepared to encounter
strong winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that Crosswinds are expected to be strong
enough to make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. In addition... strong winds over desert areas could result
in briefly lowered visibility to well under a mile at times in
blowing dust or blowing sand. Use extra caution.





Record Report

Statement as of 9:19 AM PDT on April 01, 2015


... A March madness of warmth sets a record for Las Vegas...

For Las Vegas, the average temperature for March 2015 was 66.7
degrees. This breaks the previous record for the warmest March ever
of 66.5 set in 2004. The record warmth was a combination of the
warmest average low temperature of 55.6 ever for March (which broke
the previous record of 54.6 set in 2004) and the warm average high
temperature of 77.8 (which ranks as the 3rd warmest ever). There
were a total of 2 days with a high of 90 or better which ranks as
the 2nd highest ever for March tied with 2007. Only 2004 with 3 such
days ranks higher. Official records for Las Vegas date to 1937.

The above information is preliminary and is subject to a final
review before being certified by the National climatic data center.


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