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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
219 PM MST Wed Mar 29 2017

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Kaibab Plateau-Marble and Glen Canyons-Grand Canyon Country-
Coconino Plateau-Yavapai County Mountains-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas Hwy 264 Northward-Chinle Valley-
Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau-
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Apache County-
Western Mogollon Rim-Eastern Mogollon Rim-White Mountains-
Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons-Black Mesa Area-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264-
219 PM MST Wed Mar 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Arizona...northeast Arizona and west central Arizona.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Hazardous weather is not expected through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

An approaching storm system will cause strong winds to develop
Thursday afternoon and evening across most of northern Arizona and
a Wind Advisory has been issued. The strongest winds are
anticipated over northwest Coconino County including Grand Canyon
South and North rims where a High Wind Warning is in effect.
Strong winds will persist into Friday morning in east central
Arizona including Springerville and Saint Johns.

Showers and thunderstorms will accompany the cold front as it
moves across the region Thursday evening, with snow levels falling
to 4500 to 5500 feet behind the front after midnight. Some light
snow accumulations are possible above 6000 feet, mainly over
northern and eastern Arizona as low pressure lingers over the area
into Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report significant weather according to
standard operating procedures.

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
204 PM MST Wed Mar 29 2017

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Marble and Glen Canyons-Yavapai County Mountains-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas Hwy 264 Northward-
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County-
Little Colorado River Valley in Navajo County-
Western Mogollon Rim-Eastern Mogollon Rim-
Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons-Black Mesa Area-
Northeast Plateaus and Mesas South of Hwy 264-
Including the cities of Page, Lees Ferry, Prescott, Seligman,
Ash Fork, Keams Canyon, Kaibito, Wupatki N.M, .Tuba City,
Winslow, Holbrook, Snowflake, Flagstaff, Williams, Munds Park,
Heber, Happy Jack, Forest Lakes, Sedona, Navajo N.M., Dilkon,
and Kykotsmovi
204 PM MST Wed Mar 29 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 11 PM MST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 11 PM MST Thursday.

* TIMING...Strong winds developing Thursday afternoon, peaking
  during the late afternoon and early evening.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts from 40 to 55 mph.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can make travel difficult,
  especially for high profile vehicles. Blowing dust could also
  reduce visibility over the Little Colorado River valley including
  Interstate 40 from just east of Flagstaff to near Holbrook.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph...or
gusts from 40 to 57 mph...are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles.
Consider securing loose belongings on your property. Additional
weather information is on the web at www.weather.gov/flagstaff.

&&

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