MARICOPA County, Arizona
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Blowing Dust Advisory
AZZ022-023-027-028-260400-
/O.CON.KPSR.DU.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-140726T0400Z/
NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-GREATER PHOENIX AREA-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUCKEYE...NEW RIVER...WICKENBURG...
MESA...PHOENIX...GILA BEND...APACHE JUNCTION...CASA GRANDE...
FLORENCE
203 PM MST FRI JUL 25 2014

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE GREATER PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA...
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES THE
DUST-PRONE TRAVEL CORRIDORS SUCH AS INTERSTATE 10...INTERSTATE
8...STATE ROUTE 347...87 AND 79 ALONG WITH OTHER TRAVEL
CORRIDORS THROUGH THE OPEN DESERT AREAS.

* TIMING...UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOW WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH...GENERALLY
BLOWING TOWARD THE NORTHWEST.

* VISIBILITY...RAPIDLY DROPPING TO AROUND 1 MILE...POSSIBLY
LOWER NEAR OPEN FIELDS AND DUST-PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS...AN INCREASE IN THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY AND COVERAGE TODAY
IS EXPECTED...RESULTING IN THE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE STORM OUTFLOWS
TO MOVE THROUGH THE CENTRAL AZ DESERTS. AS A RESULT...LARGE AREAS
OF INTENSE BLOWING DUST ARE POSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES MAY BE DROP
SUDDENLY...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. USE CAUTION
IF YOU ENCOUNTER AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE READY FOR A SUDDEN DROP IN VISIBILITY. IF YOU ENCOUNTER
BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND ON THE ROADWAY OR SEE IT
APPROACHING...PULL OFF THE ROAD AS FAR AS POSSIBLE AND PUT YOUR
VEHICLE IN PARK. TURN THE LIGHTS ALL THE WAY OFF AND KEEP YOUR
FOOT OFF THE BRAKE PEDAL.

REMEMBER...PULL ASIDE...STAY ALIVE.

&&

$$

Flood Advisory
AZC013-021-260115-
/O.NEW.KPSR.FA.Y.0051.140725T2314Z-140726T0115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PINAL AZ-MARICOPA AZ-
414 PM MST FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...WEST CENTRAL
PINAL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 615 PM MST.

* AT 411 PM MST THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE ADVISORY AREA HAVE PRODUCED
HEAVY RAIN. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN SINCE 3 PM. THIS WILL CAUSE NORMALLY DRY WASHES TO BEGIN
RUNNING AS WELL AS PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS.

* LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT
LIMITED TO THE VEKOL WASH...SAND TANK WASH...STATE ROUTE 84 AND
STATE ROUTE 347.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT NORMALLY DRY WASHES AND STREAMS WILL
SUDDENLY HAVE RUNNING WATER. UNBRIDGED CROSSINGS MAY BECOME
HAZARDOUS. THERE WILL BE PONDING OF WATER ON STREETS AND LOW SPOTS
CAUSING TRAFFIC TO BE IMPEDED. IF YOU ENCOUNTER PONDING OR FLOWING
WATERS...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS BY FOOT OR AUTOMOBILE. TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3293 11264 3299 11195 3277 11189 3277 11205
3272 11206 3272 11215 3268 11215 3268 11220
3250 11221 3250 11266

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
AZC013-021-252330-
/O.NEW.KPSR.SV.W.0028.140725T2253Z-140725T2330Z/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
353 PM MST FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...
WEST CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...
GENERALLY 29 MILES WEST OF CASA GRANDE...INCLUDING THE
COMMUNITIES OF STANFIELD...PETERS CORNER...AND THE AREA
AROUND STANFIELD ROAD WHERE IT MEETS INTERSTATE 8.

* UNTIL 430 PM MST

* AT 343 PM MST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 29 MILES WEST OF CASA
GRANDE...MOVING NORTH AT 5 MILES PER HOUR.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL OTHERWISE REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL
AREAS OF THE INDICATED COUNTIES.

LAT...LON 3273 11226 3289 11227 3291 11193 3277 11193
3277 11205 3273 11205 3272 11206 3272 11215
3270 11215 3268 11225
TIME...MOT...LOC 2252Z 145DEG 6KT 3282 11215

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