Dust Storm Warning, Wind Advisory
Statement as of 07:06 PM CDT die 11o March, anno 2014
... Dust Storm Warning in effect until midnight CDT tonight...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 3 am CDT Wednesday...
The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a dust Storm
Warning... which is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.
* Timing... early this evening through early Wednesday morning.
* Winds... northerly winds sustained at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to
near 55 mph.
* Visibility... frequently less than a half mile... locally near
* Impacts... gusty cross winds on east-west roads will make
driving difficult. Blowing dust may reduce visibility...
especially near open fields and construction zones.
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.
A dust Storm Warning means severely limited visibilities are
expected with blowing dust. Travel could become extremely
dangerous. Persons with respiratory problems should make
preparations to stay indoors until the storm passes.
Local Storm Report
03/11/2014 0830 PM
Levelland, Hockley County.
Dust storm, reported by law enforcement.
Visibility of 0.25 to 0.5 miles in the city.
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