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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
238 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

COZ020-021-UTZ022-251800-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WI.Y.0008.160425T1500Z-160426T0200Z/
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-SOUTHEAST UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GATEWAY...NUCLA...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...
MANCOS...BLANDING
238 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 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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