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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
451 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS LIKELY ACROSS THE NORTHERN
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND THE ADJACENT CODY FOOTHILLS TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY...

.INCREASING WINDS ALOFT WILL MIX TO THE SURFACE AND PROVIDE A
PROLONGED PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS THROUGH SATURDAY.

WYZ002-003-281100-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.W.0027.000000T0000Z-141130T0000Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
451 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SATURDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SATURDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...STRONG WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE
  ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT...OCCASIONALLY MIXING DOWN INTO THE
  CODY FOOTHILLS. STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE MORE WIDESPREAD
  ACROSS THE CODY FOOTHILLS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH IN THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS...WITH GUSTS TO 90 MPH NEAR CLARK...ESPECIALLY FRIDAY
  AND FRIDAY NIGHT. WEST WINDS 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS 70 TO 80
  MPH IN THE ABSAROKAS.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS FOR LIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY BETWEEN CODY AND CLARK
  ACROSS HIGHWAY 120.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ018-281100-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.A.0025.141129T0000Z-141129T1900Z/
LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
451 PM MST THU NOV 27 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE
  WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS FRIDAY AFTERNOON...AND THEN DOWN TO THE
  LANDER FOOTHILLS BY FRIDAY EVENING. STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD
  OCCUR FROM LATE FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS FOR LIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

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