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
147 PM MDT FRI APR 22 2016

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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
147 PM MDT FRI APR 22 2016

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

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

* WINDS...SOUTHERLY WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 45 MPH. A COLD FRONT LATE TONIGHT WILL BRING A SHIFT
  TO WEST OR NORTHWEST WINDS. WINDS WILL LIKELY NOT BE AS STRONG
  AS TODAY...BUT WILL STILL BE QUITE BREEZY FOR SEVERAL HOURS AS
  THE FRONT PASSES.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...THEN
  REMAINING STRONG THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE
  WEST NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY BEHIND A COLD FRONT LATE TONIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO EXIST ALONG
  INTERSTATE 80 FROM SALT LAKE CITY TO WENDOVER...AS WELL AS OTHER
  EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS SUCH AS HIGHWAY 6 WEST OF
  INTERSTATE 15 AND HIGHWAY 21. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST ARE EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE WESTERN VALLEYS...WITH VISIBILITIES POTENTIALLY
  REDUCED TO UNDER 1 MILE AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS MOST
  PRONE TO BLOWING DUST ARE THE I-80 CORRIDOR IN WESTERN TOOELE
  COUNTY AND US 6 NEAR THE SEVIER LAKE BED. WIND-SENSITIVE
  OPERATIONS MAY ALSO 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.

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