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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
155 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

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LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...HAYDEN...
MEEKER...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...THOMPSON SPRINGS
155 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL SUBSIDE AROUND SUNSET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH PEAK GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND MOTORCYCLES. MOTORISTS ALONG
  INTERSTATE 70 ACROSS EASTERN UTAH AND HIGHWAY 40 THROUGH
  NORTHWEST COLORADO WILL ENCOUNTER STRONG CROSSWINDS AND BLOWING
  DUST.

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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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO
155 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL SUBSIDE AROUND SUNSET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS TRAVELING OVER DOUGLAS PASS ON HIGHWAY 139
  OR BACKCOUNTRY MOUNTAIN ROADS WILL ENCOUNTER STRONG CROSSWINDS
  AND BLOWING DUST.

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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