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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1009 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

UTZ005-210515-
/O.EXP.KSLC.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160521T0400Z/
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WENDOVER...SNOWVILLE
1009 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

LOCAL MICROBURST WINDS INTO THE 50 MPH RANGE WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
ACROSS NORTHWEST UTAH THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...HOWEVER
WIDESPREAD SEVERE GUSTS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

$$

UTZ013-020-021-211300-
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SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...KANAB...
ESCALANTE...BULLFROG
1009 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM MDT SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL AND LAKE POWELL AREAS ALONG
  WITH SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.

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

* TIMING...DEVELOPING SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE PEAKING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH SATURDAY EVENING.

* 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.

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 AREA
LAKES INCLUDING 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.

&&

$$

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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