wind-thumb1We can expect strong, gusty west-to-northwest winds in our area, and including the nearby desert communities, later this evening (Thursday). The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the San Bernardino mountains, which takes effect at 6pm and extends through 6am on Friday. A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 miles per hour are expected; those in high-profile vehicles should use extra caution when driving this evening.