Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
235 PM MST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH WINDS POSSIBLE IN SOUTHEAST WYOMING SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...

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Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-South Laramie Range-
South Laramie Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Bordeaux, Arlington, Elk Mountain,
Buford, Pumpkin Vine, Vedauwoo, Whitaker, Federal,
and Horse Creek
235 PM MST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from Saturday morning through Sunday
evening.

* TIMING...Strong winds will develop Saturday morning. There will
  be a lull Saturday night, then even stronger winds are possible
  on Sunday, peaking Sunday afternoon.

* WINDS...Wind prone areas may see west to northwest winds at 30
  to 40 mph with gusts to around 60 mph on Saturday, and gusts up
  to 70 mph on Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Impacts mainly to transportation. Dangerous travel for
  light weight and high profile vehicles, including camping
  trailers. Strong cross winds may result in an elevated risk for
  blow overs of these types of vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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Gimmestad/Hahn



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