Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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WWUS73 KGLD 221107
NPWGLD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
407 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...BREEZY TODAY AND VERY WINDY ON TUESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL MOVE FROM THE PLAINS STATES TODAY TO
THE GREAT LAKES REGION BY LATE TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH
THE WESTERN UNITED STATES. THE STEEP PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN THE
HIGH AND LOW PRESSURE AREAS WILL PRODUCE BREEZY CONDITIONS ACROSS
THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS TODAY AND VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WITH THE
POSSIBILITY OF BLOWING SNOW AND BLOWING DUST ACROSS PORTIONS OF
THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS REGION ON TUESDAY.

COZ090>092-KSZ001>003-013>015-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-222300-
/O.CON.KGLD.HW.A.0007.141223T1200Z-141224T0000Z/
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-SHERMAN-
THOMAS-SHERIDAN-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-DUNDY-
HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
CHEYENNE WELLS...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...GOODLAND...
COLBY...HOXIE...SHARON SPRINGS...OAKLEY...QUINTER...TRIBUNE...
LEOTI...BENKELMAN...TRENTON...MCCOOK
407 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS SPEEDS TO 40 MPH WITH WIND GUSTS
  AS HIGH AS 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ANTICIPATED WEST OF A LEOTI KANSAS TO YUMA COLORADO LINE.

* TIMING/DURATION...WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY TUESDAY
  MORNING AND WILL DIMINISH AGAIN BY LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL LEAD TO AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW OR
  BLOWING DUST WITH LOCALIZED VISIBILITIES OF ONE MILE OR LESS
  POSSIBLE. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING EAST OR WEST WILL BE
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO TIPPING OVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR HAZARDOUS WIND
CONDITIONS WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR GREATER. SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS NOW AND STAY TUNED
FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE HIGH WIND WARNINGS.

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