A Wind Advisory remains in effect for the Coachella Valley and surrounding areas through 11 p-m on Friday May 21st 2021.

Areas under the advisory include: San Bernardino County Mountains, Riverside County Mountains, San Diego County Mountains, Apple and Lucerne Valleys, San Diego County Deserts,  San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning, Big Bear City, Big Bear Lake, Wrightwood, Julian, Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley, Borrego Springs.

West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Isolated gusts to 55 mph.

IMPACTS…Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.   Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may

result. There will be areas of blowing dust and blowing sand   in the deserts, sharply reducing visibility at times.

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

For more information from the National Weather Service visit http://weather.gov/sandiego



Palm trees blowing in strong wind storm.

Photo from Alpha Media USA Portland OR