Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
920 PM MDT MON APR 21 2014

COZ001-002-006-011-020-021-UTZ022-027-029-221200-
/O.EXT.KGJT.WI.Y.0006.140422T2100Z-140423T0500Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-SOUTHEAST UTAH-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...HAYDEN...
MEEKER...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...PALISADE...CEDAREDGE...DELTA...
HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...GATEWAY...NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
MANCOS...BLANDING...BLUFF...MEXICAN HAT...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...
THOMPSON SPRINGS
920 PM MDT MON APR 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TO 11 PM MDT TUESDAY...

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS WILL OCCUR AROUND AND A FEW
  HOURS AFTER SUNSET WEDNESDAY EVENING...AND NEAR SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. ISOLATED
  STRONGER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.

* IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT BLOWING DUST WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  AND DEPOSIT ANOTHER LAYER OF DUST ON SNOW. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL ESPECIALLY AFFECT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

PEOPLE...ESPECIALLY THOSE WITH RESPIRATORY ILLNESSES... HEART
DISEASE...THE ELDERLY...AND CHILDREN ARE RECOMMENDED TO STAY
INDOORS AND AVOID PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXERCISE OR HEAVY EXERTION
DUE TO WIND-BLOWN DUST.

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