Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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WWUS75 KSLC 202102
NPWSLC

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
302 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

UTZ003-005-015-016-210400-
/O.CON.KSLC.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160521T0400Z/
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALT LAKE CITY...TOOELE...WENDOVER...
SNOWVILLE...DELTA...FILLMORE...BEAVER...CEDAR CITY...MILFORD
302 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS...THE GREAT
  SALT LAKE DESERT...WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST UTAH.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING THEN DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ALONG ALL
  EAST-WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80 AND US-50.
  AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WILL SIGNIFICANTLY RESTRICT VISIBILITY.
  ROUGH WATERS WILL DEVELOP ON THE GREAT SALT LAKE. UNSECURED
  LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS MAY BE DISPLACED IN SUDDEN STRONG WIND
  GUSTS... INCLUDING TRAMPOLINES AND LAWN FURNITURE. WIND
  SENSITIVE OPERATIONS WILL BE IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR IS OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. VEHICLES...
ESPECIALLY HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES... CAN BE DIFFICULT TO CONTROL
AT TIMES IN HIGH WINDS. MOTORISTS SHOULD TAKE EXTRA CAUTION...
ESPECIALLY WHILE CROSSING BRIDGES... OVERPASSES AND UNSHELTERED
AREAS.

THE STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON THE
GREAT SALT LAKE. THESE WINDS WILL GENERATE LARGE WAVES WHICH
COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$

UTZ002-004-019-210400-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-160521T0400Z/
NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRIGHAM CITY...OGDEN...BOUNTIFUL...
LEHI...PROVO...NEPHI...ST GEORGE
302 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT AND THE SOUTHERN
  WASATCH FRONT AS WELL AS UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS
  OF 45 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING THEN DIMINISH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ALONG ALL
  EAST-WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST MAY
  SIGNIFICANTLY RESTRICT VISIBILITY. ROUGH WATERS WILL DEVELOP ON
  UTAH LAKE AND OTHER AREA LAKES. UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS MAY
  BE DISPLACED IN SUDDEN STRONG WIND GUSTS...INCLUDING TRAMPOLINES
  AND LAWN FURNITURE. WIND SENSITIVE OPERATIONS MAY BE IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

THE STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON UTAH
LAKE AND OTHER AREA LAKES. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE VERY CHOPPY
WATER AND GENERATE LARGE WAVES WHICH COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL
CRAFT. FOR YOUR PERSONAL SAFETY... OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT ARE
URGED TO POSTPONE THEIR OUTINGS UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

UTZ013-014-020-021-210400-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-160521T0400Z/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...MANTI...
RICHFIELD...KANAB...ESCALANTE...BULLFROG
302 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SANPETE AND SEVIER VALLEYS...THE SAN
  RAFAEL SWELL...THE LAKE POWELL AREA...AND SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS
  OF 50 MPH.

* TIMING...CONTINUING INTO THIS EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ALONG ALL
  EAST-WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70 AND US-89.
  AREAS OF BLOWING DUST WILL SIGNIFICANTLY RESTRICT VISIBILITY.
  ROUGH WATERS WILL DEVELOP ON LAKE POWELL. UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT
  ITEMS MAY BE DISPLACED IN SUDDEN STRONG WIND GUSTS...INCLUDING
  TRAMPOLINES AND LAWN FURNITURE. WIND SENSITIVE OPERATIONS MAY BE
  IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

THE STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ON LAKE
POWELL. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE VERY CHOPPY WATER AND GENERATE
LARGE WAVES WHICH COULD CAPSIZE OR SWAMP SMALL CRAFT. FOR YOUR
PERSONAL SAFETY... OPERATORS OF SMALL CRAFT ARE URGED TO POSTPONE
THEIR OUTINGS UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

UTZ517-518-210400-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-160521T0400Z/
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...
LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
302 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS
  OF 70 MPH.

* TIMING...CONTINUING INTO THIS EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES ALONG
  ALL EAST-WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70 AND US-
  89. UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS MAY BE DISPLACED IN SUDDEN
  STRONG WIND GUSTS...INCLUDING TRAMPOLINES AND LAWN FURNITURE.
  WIND SENSITIVE OPERATIONS WILL BE IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

&&

$$

ROGOWSKI

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX



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