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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
246 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.A POTENT LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS TODAY
THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS WILL BRING A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION
TONIGHT...WHICH WILL BE FOLLOWED BY STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS ON TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE PLAINS OF NORTHWESTERN
SOUTH DAKOTA. THERE WILL BE A PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS THIS EVENING
BEHIND THE COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL
COMMENCE TUESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.

SDZ001-002-012>014-073-272200-
/O.NEW.KUNR.HW.A.0002.150728T1300Z-150729T0100Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...UNION CENTER
246 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

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

* TIMING...TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.

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

* 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...AS WELL AS MOTORCYCLES. 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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