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Nevada, Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 6:59 PM PST on February 18, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 19, 2018


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST Monday...

* timing... strong winds will persist until after midnight then decrease
early Monday morning.

* Winds... for the Las Vegas Valley, southwest winds 25 to 35 mph
with gusts 40 to 50 mph. The western and southern edges of the
valley could see gusts to 65 mph tonight. For the Spring
Mountains and Red Rock Canyon, southwest winds 35 to 45 mph with
gusts 55 to 70 mph.

* Impacts... strong winds will create hazardous driving
conditions due to gusty Crosswinds and areas of blowing dust.
Temporary structures and fences will be damaged or destroyed.
Loose or unsecured objects will be displaced. Power outages
will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Use extreme caution if traveling across the Las Vegas Valley,
particularly along the western or southern edges or near Red Rock
Canyon this evening. Be prepared for sudden, strong Crosswinds
and areas of reduced visibility.





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