Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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NPWUNR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1134 AM MDT SUN MAY 17 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-025-026-031-032-043-072-073-180600-
/O.NEW.KUNR.WI.Y.0017.150517T1800Z-150518T0600Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-RAPID CITY-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-
JACKSON-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...WALL...
PHILIP...KADOKA...STURGIS...UNION CENTER
1134 AM MDT SUN MAY 17 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA INTO
  WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...
  ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE DRIVING...BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN WIND GUSTS...
ESPECIALLY ON OPEN STRETCHES...OR AS YOU APPROACH THE CREST OF
HILLS.

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