Kern County Mountains Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:28 AM PST Feb. 7, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 4 PM PST

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 4 PM
PST Monday.

* Winds... east to southeast 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 55 mph
over the summits and through the passes.

* Timing... the strongest winds are expected this evening through
Monday morning.

* Locations... Bear Valley Springs... Grapevine Peak. Highway 58
through Tehachapi Pass and Interstate 5 through the Grapevine.

* Impacts... strong winds will impair driving ability and
vehicle control... especially for campers and tractor trailers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of up to 55 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.