• Wind Advisory

    Expiring:
    04/24/2014 07:00am
    Areas affected:
    Beaver, OK; Cimarron, OK; Texas, OK

    URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
    1241 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014
    OKZ001>003-TXZ001>010-241200-
    /O.NEW.KAMA.WI.Y.0010.140424T0541Z-140424T1200Z/
    CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
    HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-
    INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...GUYMON...BEAVER...
    FORGAN...DALHART...STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...PERRYTON...
    BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
    BORGER...MIAMI...CANADIAN
    1241 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014
    ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
    ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING.
    * EVENT...NORTH WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
    * TIMING...THROUGH 7 AM.
    * IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WITH
    VISIBILITIES LESS THAN 3 MILES AT TIMES. THE WINDS WILL ALSO TOSS
    AROUND LIGHTWEIGHT LAWN FURNITURE.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
    A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
    THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
    PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.