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Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
122 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.A strong storm system will move out of the southern Rockies
tonight and into the central Plains on Friday. It will bring very
strong northerly winds with gusts of up to 65 mph after midnight
tonight in northeast Colorado spreading into northwest Kansas
Friday morning.

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Yuma County-Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-
Including the cities of Yuma, Wray, Burlington, Arapahoe,
and Cheyenne Wells
122 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM MDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a High Wind
Warning...which is in effect from 3 AM to 6 PM MDT Friday. The
High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* Peak Winds...north winds gusting up to 65 mph.

* Timing/Duration...after midnight tonight through Friday
  afternoon.

* Other Impacts...Locations that receive less precipitation may
  see reduced visibility in blowing dust.

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.

&&

$$

KSZ001-002-013-014-027-028-041-042-240600-
/O.UPG.KGLD.HW.A.0002.170324T1200Z-170325T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KGLD.HW.W.0003.170324T1200Z-170325T0000Z/
Cheyenne-Rawlins-Sherman-Thomas-Wallace-Logan-Greeley-Wichita-
Including the cities of St. Francis, Bird City, Atwood, Goodland,
Colby, Sharon Springs, Oakley, Tribune, and Leoti
122 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017 /222 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017/

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MDT /7 AM CDT/ TO 6 PM
MDT /7 PM CDT/ FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has issued a High Wind
Warning...which is in effect from 6 AM MDT /7 AM CDT/ to 6 PM MDT
/7 PM CDT/ Friday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* Peak Winds...northerly winds gusting up to 60 mph.

* Timing/Duration...Friday morning through Friday afternoon.

* Other Impacts...Locations that receive less precipitation may
  see reduced visibility in blowing dust, including parts of
  Interstate 70.

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.

&&

$$


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