ANTELOPE VALLEY (CBSLA) – A high wind warning was in effect until midnight Thursday evening.
Areas in the Antelope Valley, including Lancaster and Palmdale, could see south winds 30 to 45 miles per hour, with gusts up to 75 miles per hour, the N.W.S. said.READ MORE: Goldstein Investigates: Dozens Of Fire Safety Violations Reported at LAX
People in the area are likely to experience power outages. Dangerous road conditions will make travel difficult during that time.READ MORE: CHP Reports 2 More Possible Shooting Incidents On 91 Freeway In Corona
A mountain wave has set up over the San Gabriel Mountains, causing very strong winds to occur across the adjacent foothills in the Antelope Valley, the N.W.S. added.
The strongest winds are expected in areas south of Highway 138.MORE NEWS: Caught On Camera: Woman Punches Would-Be Car Thief, Chases Him Down Corona Street
Pearblossom has already seen wind gusts up to 80 miles per hour, blowing dust and small rocks, according to a N.W.S. spotter.