Kern County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:44 AM PDT Oct. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening...

* winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Timing... winds will continue through this evening.

* 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.