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High Wind Watch

Statement as of 8:36 PM PST on December 21, 2014

Expires 5:00 PM EST on December 23, 2014


... High wind watch remains in effect from Monday evening through
Tuesday afternoon...

A high wind watch remains in effect from Monday evening through
Tuesday afternoon.

* Winds... north to northeast 20 to 35 mph... with gusts to 60 mph.
Isolated gusts to near 75 mph possible.

* Location... strongest gusts below the Cajon Pass and in the Santa
Ana Mountains and foothills. Other areas that may experience
strong wind gusts are below the Banning pass... and below wind
prone canyons of the Cuyamaca Mountains in San Diego County.

* Timing... the strongest winds will develop late Monday night and
Tuesday morning. A secondary... but weaker period of winds will
occur Tuesday evening through Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... broken tree limbs... debris on roadways... and dangerous
travel conditions for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph... or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.




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