Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
401 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017

UTZ005-301900-
/O.UPG.KSLC.HW.A.0002.170330T2000Z-170331T0900Z/
/O.NEW.KSLC.WI.Y.0004.170330T2000Z-170331T1000Z/
Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-
Including the cities of Wendover and Snowville
401 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM MDT
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 4 AM
MDT Friday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* AFFECTED AREA...The Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains
  including Interstate 80 from the Utah and Nevada border to
  west of Salt Lake City.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.

* TIMING...Gusty northwest winds will develop this afternoon, and
  continue through this evening before gradually decreasing
  overnight.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds can be expected on east-west routes
  in the area including Interstate 80 from the Utah Nevada border
  to west of Salt Lake City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least 31
mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory
area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can
make driving difficult.

&&

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UTZ019>021-301900-
/O.NEW.KSLC.WI.Y.0004.170330T2000Z-170331T0300Z/
Utahs Dixie and Zion National Park-South Central Utah-
Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell-
Including the cities of St George, Kanab, Escalante, and Bullfrog
401 AM MDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 9 PM
MDT this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Utahs Dixie and Zion National Park, South
  Central Utah, and the Lake Powell area.

* WINDS...Southwest winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
  Winds will switch to the northwest late this afternoon in
  Washington County but remain strong into the early evening.

* TIMING...Winds will strengthen by early afternoon and remain
  strong into the early evening before diminishing.

* IMPACTS...Strong cross winds can be expected along east west
  oriented roadways including portions of Highway 89 east of
  Kanab. Strong winds will also result in choppy waters on Lake
  Powell and other area lakes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least 31
mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory
area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can
make driving difficult.

The strong winds will create dangerous boating conditions on area
lakes. These winds will create very choppy water and generate
large waves which could capsize or swamp small craft. For your
personal safety, operators of small craft are urged to postpone
their outings until the winds subside.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential travel impacts visit...
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx


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