Wind Advisory

Issued At: Monday, 09 Oct 2017, 11:53 AM PDT
Expires At: Monday, 09 Oct 2017, 5:00 PM PDT

Urgent - weather message national weather service las vegas nv 1153 am pdt mon oct 9 2017 lake mead national recreation area- including bullhead city, oatman, mohave valley, hoover dam, and laughlin 1153 am pdt mon oct 9 2017 /1153 am mst mon oct 9 2017/ ...wind advisory in effect until 5 pm pdt /5 pm mst/ this afternoon... ...high wind warning is cancelled... the national weather service in las vegas has issued a wind advisory, which is in effect until 5 pm pdt /5 pm mst/ this afternoon. the high wind warning has been cancelled. * timing...through this afternoon. * winds...north winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * impacts...strong crosswinds on east-west oriented roads and areas of blowing dust and limited visibility. unsecured objects, fences, and temporary structures may be damaged or displaced. precautionary/preparedness actions... drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high profile vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds. take action to secure trash cans...lawn furniture...and other loose or lightweight outdoor objects. a wind advisory means strong winds gusting over 40 mph can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. use extra caution.