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
248 AM MST FRI FEB 5 2016

SDZ001-002-060100-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.160206T1800Z-160208T0000Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON
248 AM MST FRI FEB 5 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND DAMAGE
  ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN
  CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING
  DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$

SDZ012>014-025-026-031-032-043-046-047-049-072-073-WYZ071-060100-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0001.160207T1200Z-160208T0000Z/
BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
RAPID CITY-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-JACKSON-MELLETTE-TODD-
TRIPP-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...
SPEARFISH...RAPID CITY...WALL...PHILIP...KADOKA...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...WINNER...STURGIS...UNION CENTER...COLONY
248 AM MST FRI FEB 5 2016 /348 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016/

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND DAMAGE
  ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN
  CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING
  DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$



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