Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
106 PM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...VERY STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE IN THE CODY FOOTHILLS WEDNESDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.FAVORABLE ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE POTENTIALLY COMING TOGETHER
FOR INCREASING WINDS ALONG THE CODY FOOTHILLS BEGINNING ON
WEDNESDAY AND THEN PEAKING LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY
MORNING. INITIALLY...IT LOOKS LIKE STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW OUT OF
THE NORMALLY WINDY CANYONS WEDNESDAY...POTENTIALLY BECOMING HIGH
WINDS WEDNESDAY EVENING. IN ADDITION...FAVORABLE CONDITIONS FOR
VERY STRONG MOUNTAIN WAVE WINDS EXIST LATER WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
THURSDAY MORNING. STAY TUNED ON THIS DEVELOPING POTENTIAL HIGH
WIND SITUATION ALONG THE CODY FOOTHILLS.

WYZ003-031200-
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0002.160204T0000Z-160204T1800Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
106 PM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...WEST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE DURING THE DAY
  WEDNESDAY...POTENTIALLY BECOMING HIGH WINDS IN SPOTS BY SUNSET
  WEDNESDAY. MORE WIDESPREAD HIGH WINDS ARE POSSIBLE LATER
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 60 TO 70 MPH
  POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF CODY.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELLERS PLANNING TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAY 120 BETWEEN
  CODY AND CLARK SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR VERY STRONG AND ERRATIC
  CROSS WINDS DEVELOPING LATE WEDNESDAY AND PEAKING OVERNIGHT
  WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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