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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
842 PM MDT THU APR 17 2014

MTZ009-048-181200-
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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CHOTEAU
842 PM MDT THU APR 17 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
FRIDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MDT FRIDAY NIGHT. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
  ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 50 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 65
  MPH. ISOLATED GUSTS NEAR 70 MPH ARE POSSIBLE AT RIDGE TOPS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE OVER MARIAS
  PASS.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

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.

&&

$$

MTZ010-181200-
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EASTERN GLACIER-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...CUT BANK
842 PM MDT THU APR 17 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE CUT
  BANK AREA FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH...WITH GUSTS NEAR 60
  MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* OTHER IMPACTS: TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CUT BANK.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

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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