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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
853 AM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

COZ001-002-006-007-011-020-021-UTZ022-027-029-232300-
/O.CON.KGJT.WI.Y.0007.160423T1500Z-160424T0300Z/
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-SOUTHEAST UTAH-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...BLANDING...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...
CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK...DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK...
FRY CANYON
853 AM MDT SAT APR 23 2016

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

* TIMING...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING THEN BE
  STRONGEST DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT TO HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY ON EAST-WEST ORIENTED
  ROADWAYS. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND
  OTHER LOOSE OR LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS MAY BE BE DISPLACED.

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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