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Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-AZ side-Lower Colorado River Valley-
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-NV side-
1025 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017 /1025 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017/
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 101, 229, AND 466...
* AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zone 101. In
California...Fire weather zone 229. In Nevada...Fire weather
* TIMING...Strong winds will begin Friday morning, peak Friday
afternoon, and possibly lull Friday night before picking up
again during the day Saturday. Winds will decrease Saturday
* WIND...North winds gusting to 40 to 50 mph on Friday and
Saturday, with locally higher gusts possible Friday afternoon
* HUMIDITY...Five to 10 percent each afternoon.
* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.
Lake Havasu and Fort Mohave-Lake Mead National Recreation Area-
San Bernardino County-Upper Colorado River Valley-
Including Lake Havasu City, Desert Hills, Topock,
Bullhead City, Oatman, Mohave Valley, Needles, Hoover Dam,
1051 AM PDT Thu Apr 27 2017 /1051 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017/
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT PDT /MIDNIGHT MST/
TONIGHT TO 5 PM PDT /5 PM MST/ SATURDAY...
The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from midnight PDT /midnight MST/
tonight to 5 PM PDT /5 PM MST/ Saturday. The High Wind Watch is
no longer in effect.
* TIMING...Strong winds will develop by late this evening... peak
in intensity Friday...and linger into Saturday before weakening
late Saturday afternoon.
* WINDS...North winds of 25 to 35 mph with locally higher gusts to 50
mph possible. Strongest winds are expected in especially wind
prone locations near Laughlin.
* IMPACTS...Strong winds will create dangerous boating
conditions on area lakes. These winds will create very choppy
waters and generate large waves which could capsize or swamp
vessels. Strong wind gusts may cause localized wind damage to
structures and will destroy any unsecured items left outside.
A Wind Advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make
driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use