Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
250 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016


MTZ011>015-044>047-049>055-061200-
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HILL-CASCADE-CHOUTEAU-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LEWIS AND CLARK-
MADISON-TOOLE-LIBERTY-EASTERN PONDERA-BLAINE-EASTERN TETON-
JUDITH BASIN-FERGUS-JEFFERSON-BROADWATER-MEAGHER-GALLATIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...HAVRE...GREAT FALLS...
KINGS HILL PASS...BIG SANDY...FORT BENTON...FLESHER PASS...
HELENA...LINCOLN...MACDONALD PASS...ROGERS PASS...ENNIS...
NORRIS HILL...RAYNOLDS PASS...TWIN BRIDGES...SHELBY...CHESTER...
CONRAD...CHINOOK...FAIRFIELD...STANFORD...LEWISTOWN...
LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...BOULDER...BOULDER HILL...ELK PARK PASS...
HOMESTAKE PASS...WHITEHALL...TOWNSEND...WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS...
BATTLE RIDGE PASS...BOZEMAN...BOZEMAN PASS...TARGHEE PASS...
WEST YELLOWSTONE
250 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM
MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM
MST SATURDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS EVENING
  AND REMAIN STRONG THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70
  MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ENDANGER TRANSPORTATION AND COULD
CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-EASTERN GLACIER-
SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS...CUT BANK...CHOTEAU
250 PM MST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE LATE
  THIS EVENING AND REMAIN STRONG THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
  STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 75 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW MAY LIMIT VISIBILITY IN AREAS WHERE SNOW-COVER IS PRESENT
  AND PARTICULARLY OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ENDANGER TRANSPORTATION AND COULD
CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$


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