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Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
308 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...STRONG GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN DURING THE
REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON AS A VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON.
OUTFLOWS FROM THESE STORMS WILL ENHANCE THE ALREADY STRONG WINDS.
THESE STRONG WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO PERSIST THROUGH EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING.

COZ001-002-006-007-011-020>023-UTZ022-024-027-029-230600-
/O.CON.KGJT.HW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160923T1100Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-
DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA BASIN-
ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...HAYDEN...
MEEKER...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...PALISADE...DE BEQUE...
NEW CASTLE...MESA...PARACHUTE...RIFLE...SILT...MONTROSE...
HOTCHKISS...DELTA...GATEWAY...NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO...PAGOSA SPRINGS...
BLANDING...VERNAL...BALLARD...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...
CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK...DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK...
FRY CANYON
308 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MDT FRIDAY...

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN DURING THE REMAINDER OF
  THE AFTERNOON...PERSISTING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THE
  STRONGEST GUSTS ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT AS THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS ENHANCE THE ALREADY STRONG
  WINDS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN
  FURNITURE...AND OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE
  DISPLACED. DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

$$

COZ008-230600-
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CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE...EDWARDS...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
CARBONDALE
308 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT FRIDAY...

* TIMING...STRENGTHENING THIS AFTERNOON AND PERSISTING THROUGH
  EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THE STRONGEST GUSTS ARE EXPECTED THIS
  EVENING AS THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS ENHANCE THE ALREADY STRONG
  WINDS.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN
  FURNITURE...AND OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE
  DISPLACED. DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL ALSO BE A
  POSSIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

$$

COZ003-009-012-013-017>019-UTZ023-025-028-230600-
/O.CON.KGJT.WI.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-160923T1100Z/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLAT TOPS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...CRESTED BUTTE...
TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE...RIDGWAY...
GLADE PARK...TELLURIDE...OURAY...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...
HESPERUS...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN...MONTICELLO
308 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MDT FRIDAY...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN DURING THE REMAINDER OF THE
  AFTERNOON...PERSISTING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THE
  STRONGEST GUSTS ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT AS THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS ENHANCE THE ALREADY STRONG
  WINDS.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN
  FURNITURE...AND OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE
  DISPLACED. DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL ALSO BE A
  POSSIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED.
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.

&&

$$

COZ004-010-230600-
/O.CON.KGJT.WI.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-160923T1100Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...HAHNS PEAK...TOPONAS...
ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS
308 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MDT FRIDAY...

* TIMING...BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON AND PERSISTING INTO EARLY
  FRIDAY MORNING. THE STRONGEST GUSTS ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE
  THIS EVENING AS THUNDERSTORM OUTFLOWS ENHANCE THE ALREADY
  STRONG WINDS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 58 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN
  FURNITURE...AND OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE
  DISPLACED. DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES WILL ALSO BE A
  POSSIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED.
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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