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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1138 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

...STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL EVENING...

.A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT IN ADDITION TO MIXING AND MOMENTUM TRANSFER
HAS RESULTED IN STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

KSZ061-062-074-075-084-085-240000-
/O.CON.KDDC.HW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141224T0000Z/
HAMILTON-KEARNY-STANTON-GRANT-MORTON-STEVENS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SYRACUSE...LAKIN...DEERFIELD...
JOHNSON CITY...ULYSSES...ELKHART...RICHFIELD...HUGOTON...MOSCOW
1138 AM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST /5 PM MST/
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...UNTIL 6 PM CST.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN AREAS OF CROSSWIND... WHICH WOULD
  MAINLY BE EAST-WEST HIGHWAYS OVER OPEN AREAS. WINDS WILL BE
  ENHANCED AROUND LARGE OBSTACLES SUCH AS GRAIN ELEVATORS. LIGHT
  ROOF DAMAGE COULD OCCUR ALONG WITH SPORADIC... BRIEF POWER
  INTERRUPTIONS. THE HIGH WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING
  DUST TO DEVELOP. AREA OF LIGHT BLOWING SNOW IS ALSO POSSIBLE
  WITH TEMPORARILY REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN SAID AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING.

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