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High wind and dust storm warning in the region

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Strong and damaging winds continue to blow through the region. Sustained wind speeds are ranging between 30 and 40 mph with gusts as high as 50 mph.

The National Weather Service is keeping the area under a "High Wind Warning" until 11 PM Monday. It will be possible this afternoon and tonight to have sustained wind speeds between 35 and 45 mph with gusts as high as 65 mph.

A *Dust Storm Warning* has also been issued and will expire at 11 PM. Strong winds will create blowing dust and could lead to reduced visibilities. Winds will start to decrease after sunset tonight.

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