Friday Weather Forecast

Staff Writer

Today - Areas of blowing dust after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 80. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

Tonight - Patchy blowing dust before 10pm. Clear, with a low around 43. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.