Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
358 AM MST THU DEC 8 2016

...STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE IN THE ARLINGTON AREA LATE TONIGHT...

.HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST TONIGHT WILL INTERACT
WITH A DEEPENING SURFACE TROUGH ALONG THE ROCKIES TO PRODUCE WINDY
CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR IN THE
ARLINGTON AREA WHERE GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING. AFTER A BREAK IN THE STRONG WINDS DURING THE DAY
FRIDAY AND FRIDAY EVENING...A MORE WIDESPREAD THREAT OF STRONG
WINDS IS POSSIBLE EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

WYZ110-082200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.A.0023.161209T0500Z-161209T1800Z/
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
358 AM MST THU DEC 8 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT...AND COULD BECOME STRONG
  THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH GUSTING AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. STRONG AND GUSTY CROSSWINDS
  WILL POSE A SIGNIFICANT BLOW OVER RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND
  LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES. LIGHT SNOW IS POSSIBLE IN THE ARLINGTON
  AREA AS WELL TONIGHT...AND THE COMBINATION OF WIND AND SNOW
  COULD REDUCE VISIBILITIES AND MAKE FOR SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

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