Weather Alerts for Mohave County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
MOHAVE COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Lake Mead National Recreation Area - Northwest Plateau
Effective: Sun, 5/19 7:20pm Updated: Sun, 5/19 9:30pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 5/19 10:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH WIND WARNING AND WIND ADVISORY EXTENDED UNTIL 10 PM
PDT...
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT /10 PM MST/ THIS
EVENING...
* WINDS...West to southwest winds at 25 to 35 mph with gusts of
40 to 50 mph.
* TIMING...Strong winds will continue into this evening then
gusts will decrease less than 30 mph across most of the
region.
* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions, especially on north-
south-oriented roadways. Reduced visibility in areas of blowing
dust. Loose objects such as trash cans may been blown away.
Strong winds will create dangerous boating conditions on Lake
Mead during the advisory period.

Information:
Motorcycle riders and drivers of vans...campers...trailers and
any other high profile vehicle should be alert to the danger of
these strong winds. Use extra caution.
Boaters are urged to avoid the open water and stay close to shore
or in protected coves and inlets.