Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch
Issued: 12:40 PM MST Feb. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 2 PM Sunday to 7 am MST Monday...
... High wind watch in effect from Monday morning through Monday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM Sunday to 7 am MST Monday.
A high wind watch has also been issued. This high wind watch is
in effect from Monday morning through Monday afternoon.

* Timing... Sunday afternoon through Monday afternoon.

* Winds... southwest sustained 20 to 30 mph gusts to 45 mph through
Sunday night. On Monday southwest 30 to 45 mph with gusts to 60
mph.

* Impacts... winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Consider
securing loose belongings on your property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph... or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph are expected.

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event with sustained winds greater than 40 mph... or
gusts greater than 58 mph. Additional weather information is on
the web at www.Weather.Gov/Flagstaff.