Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
240 PM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ARLINGTON AND BORDEAUX FROM
SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.A UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVING SOUTHEAST THRUGH NORTHEAST
WYOMING WILL INCREASE THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS
SOUTHEAST WYOMING SATURDAY. WEST WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG AND
GUSTY...ESPECIALLY FOR THE WIND PRONE AREAS INCLUDING INTERSTATE
80 BETWEEN LARAMIE AND RAWLINS AND INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN CHUGWATER
AND WHEATLAND.

WYZ106-110-131200-
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CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BORDEAUX...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
240 PM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG AND GUSTY SHORTLY AFTER NOON
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO
  LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY ON NORTH TO
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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