High Winds May Be Back!

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Advisory for the Los Angeles Mountains.  Mt. Wilson area is included in the advisory.  Folks, if you have to go out walking, please remember that there are a lot of branches that are broken in the trees, and a lot of potential flying objects that got loosened in the last wind storm.  Be safe.  Here is the NWS wind advisory, it says we could see gusts up to 70mph thru Tuesday.

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VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…LOCKWOOD VALLEY…MOUNT PINOS…ACTON…
MOUNT WILSON…SANDBERG
911 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2011

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST SUNDAY…
…HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON…

* WINDS AND TIMING…NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 50 MPH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL
  INCREASE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS…VERY STRONG WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING TREES
  AND POWER LINES…KNOCKING DOWN OUTDOOR OBJECTS…CREATING
  FLYING DEBRIS…AND CAUSING DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH OR GREATER ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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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