Apple and Lucerne Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Warning
Issued: 12:48 PM PST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 6 PM PST Monday...

* winds... southwest to west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50
mph. Local gusts to 65 mph.

* Timing... winds strengthening today with the strongest winds
late this afternoon through late tonight.

* Location... strongest winds near the foothills of the mountains.

* Visibility... reduced in blowing dust and sand at times.

* Impacts... strong winds will make travel difficult for high-
profile vehicles. Blowing dust and sand may reduce visibility
to near-zero in a few locations

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.