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Moapa Tribal Police Department
Thursday April 21st, 2011 :: 08:51 a.m. PDT

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WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT /2 PM MST/ THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ THIS EVENING FOR MUCH OF FAR SOUTHERN NEVADA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 40 AND 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE DESERTS. GUSTS TO 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED BETWEEN 2 PM AND 6 PM.

* LOCATIONS: PRIMM... SEARCHLIGHT... CAL-NEV-ARI... LAS VEGAS... NORTH LAS VEGAS... HENDERSON... BOULDER CITY... SUMMERLIN... NELLIS... MOUNTAINS EDGE... SEVEN HILLS... BLUE DIAMOND... PAHRUMP... INDIAN SPRINGS... DESERT ROCK... AMARGOSA VALLEY... RED ROCK CANYON... MESQUITE... OVERTON... MOAPA... HOOVER DAM... LAUGHLIN... BULLHEAD CITY... COLORADO CITY... KINGMAN... GOLDEN VALLEY... DOLAN SPRINGS... VALENTINE... WIKIEUP... YUCCA

* IMPACTS: 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 VISIBILITIES TO WELL UNDER A MILE AT TIMES IN BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DRIVERS... ESPECIALLY OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES... SHOULD USE CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS AND AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITY.

Address/Location
Moapa Tribal Police Department
1 Lincoln St
Moapa, NV 89025

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 702-865-2828

Kevin Moore
moapa.pd1@mvdsl.com
702-865-2828

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