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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
152 PM MDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...HIGH WINDS EXPECTED IN THE ARLINGTON AREA FROM WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO MOVE EAST ACROSS NORTHERN
MONTANA ON WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE OVER WESTERN COLORADO WILL
RESULT IN A STRONG SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA. THIS COMBINED WITH STRENGTHENING WINDS ALOFT WILL PRODUCE
THE POTENTIAL FOR HIGH WINDS ALONG INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN LARAMIE
AND RAWLINS BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

WYZ110-151100-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.A.0016.141015T2100Z-141016T0900Z/
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
152 PM MDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY INCREASE ON WEDNESDAY
  AND BECOME STRONG BY LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THE WINDS
  SHOULD DIMINISH BY SUNRISE THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THERE MAY BE A SIGNIFICANT BLOW OVER RISK FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILEPOSTS
  265 AND 275 BECAUSE OF STRONG WINDS. DRIVERS OF SUCH VEHICLES
  ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION BETWEEN LARAMIE AND JAWLINES. THE STRONG
  WIND WILL CREATE DANGEROUS CROSS WINDS THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS TO LIGHT TRAILERS AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

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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