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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
906 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

IDZ017-020-021-210300-
/O.EXT.KPIH.WI.Y.0023.171020T1600Z-171021T0300Z/
Eastern Magic Valley-Upper Snake River Plain-
Lower Snake River Plain-
Including the cities of Burley, Rupert, Heyburn, Idaho Falls,
Rexburg, and Pocatello
906 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* IMPACTS/TIMING...Strong winds will sweep across the area this
  morning making driving difficult for high profile vehicles.
  Blowing dust is possible near recently plowed fields, especially
  along Interstate 15 from Idaho Falls to Roberts. Winds are
  expected to subside below advisory criteria by 9 PM this
  evening.

* WINDS...Southwest to west winds increasing to 30 to 40 mph with
  gusts of 45 to 55 MPH possible early this afternoon.

* LOCATIONS...The eastern Magic Valley and Snake River Plain
  including Interstate 86 from Burley to Pocatello and Interstate
  15 from Pocatello north through Idaho Falls and Dubois. Very
  strong cross winds will affect US 20 from Idaho Falls to Arco,
  Interstate 15 from Idaho Falls to Roberts, and US 26 from
  BlackFoot to Atomic City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A wind advisory means that winds of at least 30 mph are expected.
Gusts over 45 mph are possible. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

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