Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
303 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

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Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-
Including the cities of Wendover and Snowville
303 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a High
Wind Watch...which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through
late Thursday night.

* AFFECTED AREA...The Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains
  including Interstate 80 from the Utah and Nevada border to west
  of Salt Lake City.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts in excess of 60
  mph are possible.

* TIMING...Strong winds will develop behind a cold front crossing
  the area Thursday afternoon and continue into the evening before
  decreasing overnight.

* IMPACTS...Strong northwest crosswinds can be expected on east-
west routes in the area including Interstate 80 from the Utah
and Nevada border to west of Salt Lake City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential travel impacts visit...
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx



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