More high winds to impact Inland Region through Saturday

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RIVERSIDE (CNS) - Fierce winds are expected to hit the Riverside County area this afternoon and continue into Saturday evening -- arriving one day after less-intense Santa Anas whipped up dust and created a few hazards across the Inland Empire.The National Weather Service has posted a high-wind warning from 3 p.m. today to 6 p.m. Saturday, with forecasters predicting "damaging winds'' that may knock loose power lines, snap trees and create driving hazards for high-profile vehicles.The Santa Ana event will start as upper level pressure gradients collide over Arizona and Utah, according to the weather service."Northeast winds will begin to develop over the northern mountains and Inland Empire late Friday afternoon,'' the NWS said. "Winds will be strongest on the coastal
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