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
453 AM MDT SAT APR 30 2016

...DOWNSLOPE HIGH WIND EVENT POSSIBLE FOR THE NORTHERN WASATCH
   FRONT AND CACHE VALLEY LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

UTZ001-002-302200-
/O.CON.KSLC.HW.A.0003.160501T0600Z-160502T0000Z/
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOGAN...SMITHFIELD...BRIGHAM CITY...
OGDEN...BOUNTIFUL
453 AM MDT SAT APR 30 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CACHE VALLEY AND THE NORTHERN WASATCH
  FRONT.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS BETWEEN 30 AND 40 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH. LOCALIZED GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 75 MPH POSSIBLE
  ESPECIALLY DAVIS AND WEBER COUNTIES. BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE
  ALSO POSSIBLE FURTHER SOUTH INCLUDING THE SALT LAKE AND UTAH
  VALLEYS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE BEGINNING THIS EVENING. THE
  STRONGEST WIND GUSTS WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING. THE PEAK WIND GUSTS WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON...THOUGH WILL LIKELY INCREASE AGAIN SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS WILL BE EASILY DISPLACED
  IN STRONG WIND GUSTS. SUDDEN STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL CREATE
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT
  VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY IF THESE GUSTS ARE ENCOUNTERED AS CROSS
  WINDS. PORTIONS OF THE LEGACY PARKWAY...INTERSTATE 15 AND
  HIGHWAY 89 THROUGH NORTHERN UTAH WILL BE IMPACTED. WIND
  SENSITIVE OPERATIONS WILL BE AFFECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR
GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE
LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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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