Kern County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:09 PM PDT Oct. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Friday...

* winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase tonight, with the strongest winds
occurring Friday morning.

* Impacts... strong Crosswinds could make travel hazardous on
north-south oriented roads, including Highway 14 and Highway
58. Visibility could also be reduced in areas of blowing dust
particularly below mountain passes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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