Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
823 AM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

COZ001-UTZ022-027-029-210000-
/O.CON.KGJT.WI.Y.0009.160520T1800Z-160521T0200Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...BLANDING...MOAB...
CASTLE VALLEY...CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK...
DEAD HORSE POINT STATE PARK...FRY CANYON
823 AM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.
  STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...BUFFETING WINDS COULD BE A TRAVEL HAZARD FOR HIGH
  PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...TRASH CANS...LAWN
  FURNITURE...AND OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE
  DISPLACED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

PEOPLE... ESPECIALLY THOSE WITH RESPIRATORY ILLNESSES... HEART
DISEASE... THE ELDERLY... AND CHILDREN ARE RECOMMENDED TO STAY
INDOORS AND AVOID PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXERCISE OR HEAVY EXERTION
DUE TO WIND-BLOWN DUST.

&&

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