Special Weather Statement for Imperial County, UNUSUALLY COLD OUTBREAK WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES

A DEEP AND COLD LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BE PLUNGING INTO THE DESERT SOUTHWEST PUSHING ARCTIC AIR THROUGH THE REGION BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL LIKELY APPROACH TEMPERATURE RECORDS FOR BOTH OVERNIGHT AND DAYTIME PERIODS FOR THE NEXT 48 HOURS FOR A NUMBER OF LOCATIONS IN OUR FORECAST AREA. FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT FOR PORTIONS OF THE EAST VALLEY… NORTHWEST PINAL COUNTY AND GILA COUNTY. FREEZING WILL BE MORE WIDESPREAD THURSDAY MORNING WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 20S ACROSS MOST OF THE LOWER DESERTS AND SOME AREAS SUCH AS THE EAST VALLEY AS LOW AS 19 DEGREES.

NAf El Centro Being Considered for Homebasing of New Strike Force Fighter

The Department of the Navy is moving forward with the proposed homebasing of the F-35c Joint Strike Fighter. They are currently looking at two different locations for homebasing the new fighter one being the, NAF El Centro and the other, NAF Lemoore near Fresno California.

Wind Advisory for Imperial County, CA

From 10 pm PST, Tue., Feb. 1, 2011 until 4 pm PST, Wed., Feb. 2, 2011

… WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ THIS EVENING TO 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ WEDNESDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM MST /10 PM PST/ THIS EVENING TO 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ WEDNESDAY.

Rick And Nancy Turner of Holtville Celebrate 39 Years of Marriage

Rick and Nancy Turner Enjoying their Anniversary party at the Civic Center in Holtville

Rick & Nancy Turner celebrated their 39th wedding anniversary on Friday, January 14, 2011. Given by their children, spouses & grandchildren, Tanya, Eric Hawk & family, Jason, Katie Turner & family, Jonathan Turner, Jackie, Art Vargas & family.  It was held at the Holtville Civic Center with the taco cart from Caesars’s.  They were so excited with the attendance!  It was wonderful and the cake was with a picture from 39 years ago.  it was a fun night of laughter with family & friends from out of town were Tammy Machen Backus, Encinitas, California, Aunt & Uncle Esther & Doug Knibbs Yuma, Arizona, Rick & Karen Pennington from Parker Dam Arizona, Felicia Mignola from La Jolla, California, Sally Maynard from San Bernardino, Debbie Johnson Proctor from Catherdal City, California & numerous Holtville and Imperial Valley residents longtime time friends and family attended.