Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
236 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROWNING...HEART BUTTE...CUT BANK
236 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH CENTRAL MONTANA
  BETWEEN 4PM AND 11PM MDT SUNDAY. STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL
  CONTINUE IN FAVORED AREAS ALONG THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT AND
  ADJACENT PLAINS THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 20 TO 35 PERCENT WILL
  REMAIN ABOVE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CRITERIA...BUT HIGH WINDS
  HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO SUPPORT EXTREME BEHAVIOR ON EXISTING
  FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

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