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  • High Wind Watch for Western Siskiyou County County, California
  • High Wind Watch issued March 12 at 3:00AM PST until March 14 at 1:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 3 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, March 14, 2016 at 2 a.m.
  • ...A STORMY WEEKEND ON TAP...
    .A SERIES OF STORMS WILL BRING GUSTY WINDS TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN
    OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA THIS WEEKEND. WHILE THE FIRST
    SYSTEM ON SATURDAY WILL BRING ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS TO OUR AREA...
    THE SECOND SYSTEM ON SUNDAY MAY BE MUCH STRONGER.
    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EARLY THIS MORNING
    TO 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
    ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
    LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE SATURDAY MORNING...THEN TAPER OFF
    IN THE EVENING. STRONGER WINDS WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY AND PERSIST
    THROUGH THE EVENING.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH SATURDAY.
    SOUTHWEST WINDS MAY REACH 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH SUNDAY.
    WINDS WILL BE MORE SOUTHERLY IN THE SHASTA VALLEY.
    * IMPACTS...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ALONG HIGHWAY 31
    BETWEEN PAISLEY AND SILVER LAKE...AND ALONG I-5 IN THE SOUTHERN
    SHASTA VALLEY NEAR WEED. TRAVEL ALONG AREA ROADS MAY BECOME
    DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
    * VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
    HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

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