Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...BREEZY TODAY AND VERY WINDY ON TUESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL MOVE FROM THE PLAINS STATES TODAY TO
THE GREAT LAKES REGION BY LATE TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
THROUGH THE WESTERN UNITED STATES. THE STEEP PRESSURE GRADIENT
BETWEEN THE HIGH AND LOW PRESSURE AREAS WILL PRODUCE BREEZY
CONDITIONS ACROSS THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS TODAY AND VERY WINDY
CONDITIONS WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF BLOWING SNOW AND BLOWING DUST
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS REGION ON TUESDAY.

KSZ003-NEZ081-222145-
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DECATUR-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OBERLIN...MCCOOK
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH
WIND WATCH. HOWEVER WIND GUSTS OF 45-50 MPH ARE STILL EXPECTED
DURING THE DAY. THE ADDED EFFECT OF THE STRONG WINDS WITH THE
SNOWFALL WILL LEAD TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES DURING THE MORNING.

$$

COZ090>092-230600-
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YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
CHEYENNE WELLS
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM MST TUESDAY. THE
HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS SPEEDS TO 35 TO 50 MPH WITH WIND
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 65 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING/DURATION...WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TUESDAY
  MORNING AND WILL DIMINISH LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITIES
  LESS THAN A MILE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING MAINLY NORTH OF
  HIGHWAY 24. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING EAST OR WEST WILL
  BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS STRONG WINDS ARE EITHER OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT WHICH COULD LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE...REDUCED VISIBILITY
IN BLOWING DUST...AND LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL. A HIGH WIND
WARNING IS ISSUED FOR SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE.

&&

$$

KSZ013-027-041-042-230600-
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SHERMAN-WALLACE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GOODLAND...SHARON SPRINGS...TRIBUNE...
LEOTI
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM MST /6 AM CST/ TO 5 PM
MST /6 PM CST/ TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM MST /6 AM CST/ TO 5 PM MST
/6 PM CST/ TUESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS SPEEDS TO 35 TO 50 MPH WITH WIND
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 65 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING/DURATION...WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TUESDAY
  MORNING AND WILL DIMINISH LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITIES
  LESS THAN A MILE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING MAINLY NORTH OF
  HIGHWAY 24. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING EAST OR WEST WILL BE
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT RECOMMENDS THAT
YOU TAKE PREVENTATIVE MEASURES DURING THIS BLOWING DUST
EVENT...SUCH AS STAYING INDOORS OR WEARING PROTECTIVE BREATHING
MASKS IF OUTSIDE. HIGH DUST CONCENTRATIONS CAN CAUSE RESPIRATORY
PROBLEMS...DECREASE LUNG ACTIVITY...AGGRAVATE ASTHMA...AND LEAD
TO POTENTIAL HEART-RELATED PROBLEMS...ESPECIALLY WITH
CHILDREN...ELDERLY...OR THOSE WITH PRE-EXISTING RESPIRATORY
CONDITIONS.

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS STRONG WINDS ARE EITHER OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT WHICH COULD LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE...REDUCED VISIBILITY
IN BLOWING DUST...AND LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL. A HIGH WIND
WARNING IS ISSUED FOR SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR MORE.

&&

$$

KSZ001-002-014-015-028-029-NEZ079-080-230600-
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CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-LOGAN-GOVE-DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...COLBY...HOXIE...
OAKLEY...QUINTER...BENKELMAN...TRENTON
135 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS SPEEDS TO 35 TO 45 MPH WITH WIND
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING/DURATION...WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TUESDAY
  MORNING AND WILL DIMINISH AGAIN BY LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITIES
  LESS THAN A MILE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING MAINLY NORTH OF
  HIGHWAY 24 AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 83. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  TRAVELING EAST OR WEST WILL BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR HAZARDOUS WIND
CONDITIONS WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR GREATER. SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS NOW AND STAY TUNED
FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE HIGH WIND WARNINGS.

&&

$$
JTL


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