Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS
WWUS73 KGLD 300958
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
358 AM MDT Sun Apr 30 2017
Including the cities of St. Francis, Bird City, Atwood, Goodland,
Colby, Sharon Springs, Oakley, Tribune, and Leoti
358 AM MDT Sun Apr 30 2017 /458 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017/
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT /1 AM
* Peak Winds...30 TO 40 MPH gusting around 60 mph.
* Timing/Duration...Strongest winds this morning, slowly
decreasing through the afternoon and evening.
* Other Impacts...Whiteout conditions and possible damage to
trees and power lines.
A High Wind Warning means strong winds are either occurring or
imminent which could lead to property damage...reduced visibility
in blowing dust...and loss of vehicle control. A High Wind
Warning is issued for sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or
gusts of 58 mph or more.