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

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WWUS73 KUNR 221642
NPWUNR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1042 AM MDT SAT AUG 22 2015

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BEHIND A COLD FRONT OVER THE
WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS TODAY...THEN GRADUALLY DIMINISH THIS
EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER NORTHWESTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA...WHERE GUSTS WILL REACH 65 MPH.

SDZ001-002-012>014-026-031-032-043-072-073-230300-
/O.CON.KUNR.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150823T0300Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-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...RAPID CITY...WALL...PHILIP...
KADOKA...STURGIS...UNION CENTER
1042 AM MDT SAT AUG 22 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS CAN DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND
  SIGNS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE DRIVING...BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN WIND GUSTS THAT CAN
CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE...ESPECIALLY ON OPEN
STRETCHES...OR AS YOU APPROACH THE CREST OF HILLS. ALSO BE ALERT
FOR DEBRIS OR DUST BLOWING ACROSS THE ROAD.

&&

$$

SDZ025-030-041-042-044-046-047-049-074-230300-
/O.CON.KUNR.WI.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-150823T0300Z/
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-SHANNON-BENNETT-
MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPEARFISH...FOLSOM...ARDMORE...
OELRICHS...PINE RIDGE...KYLE...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...MISSION...
WINNER...HERMOSA
1042 AM MDT SAT AUG 22 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT /10 PM CDT/
THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 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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