Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
102 PM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

IDZ020-021-230300-
/O.CON.KPIH.WI.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-171023T0300Z/
Upper Snake River Plain-Lower Snake River Plain-
Including the cities of Idaho Falls, Rexburg, and Pocatello
102 PM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* IMPACTS/TIMING...Strong gusty southwest winds will make driving
  difficult for high profile vehicles. Areas of reduced visibility
  due to blowing dust are also possible, especially in those areas
  that have been recently cultivated.

* WINDS...Sustained southwest winds of 25 to 35 MPH with gusts to
  45 MPH are expected through 9 PM MDT.

* LOCATIONS...The Snake Plain from Aberdeen through Hamer,
  including portions of Interstate 86 near Pocatello and
  Interstate 15 from Pocatello north through Hamer. The strongest
  cross winds are expected across the Arco Desert and INL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.
Gusts over 45 mph are possible. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. If
traveling, use caution and keep a firm grip on the wheel. Slow
down and use extra caution if you encounter reduced visibility
due to blowing dust.

&&

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