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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 11:55 AM PDT on April 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 28, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 am PDT Friday...

* winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph,
strongest over the ridges and through and below passes and
canyons.

* Timing... winds will increase again this afternoon. Winds will
remain gusty through early Friday morning.

* Impacts... travel will be difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles. Blowing dust may reduce visibility. Strong winds may
blow down limbs, trees, and power lines.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 45 mph or greater are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.



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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 5:08 PM PDT on April 27, 2017

Expires 8:08 AM EDT on April 28, 2017


... Wind reports during last 12 hours...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... San Joaquin Valley...
Kettleman hills 48 mph 0250 PM 04/27 810
Lemoore Nas 39 mph 0247 PM 04/27 233
Madera Airport 37 mph 0343 PM 04/27 253
Panoche Road 37 mph 0227 PM 04/27 2055
Fresno-Chandler Airport 35 mph 0415 PM 04/27 279
Firebaugh 35 mph 0200 PM 04/27 223
Highway 41 at Kettleman City 35 mph 0331 PM 04/27 272
Hwy 99 south of Legrand Rd 35 mph 0431 PM 04/27 201
kettlemen city 35 mph 0308 PM 04/27 482
99 at San Joaquin River 35 mph 0420 PM 04/27 277

... Kern County mountains...
Bird Springs pass 75 mph 0327 PM 04/27 7466
south slope Tehachapi mtns 56 mph 0359 PM 04/27 4649
Riverkern 50 mph 0357 PM 04/27 3044
Cache creek chp on 58 46 mph 0129 PM 04/27 3622
Tehachapi Muni Airport 46 mph 0335 PM 04/27 3960
Tehachapi west Golden Hills 44 mph 0235 PM 04/27 3884
old Isabella Rd rec site 43 mph 0305 PM 04/27 2535
Tehachapi mtn valley apt 40 mph 0352 PM 04/27 4219
Wofford Heights 40 mph 0300 PM 04/27 3150

... Kern County desert...
Jawbone station 56 mph 0359 PM 04/27 2158
Edwards AFB 53 mph 0610 am 04/27 2278
California City fire 48 mph 0343 PM 04/27 2365
Redrock Canyon 47 mph 0452 PM 04/27 2575
Rosamond 46 mph 0410 PM 04/27 2336
Mojave Airport 44 mph 0920 am 04/27 2785

... Sierra Nevada foothills...
Catheys Valley 39 mph 0427 PM 04/27 1233

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


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