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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Missoula MT
230 PM MDT Sat Oct 21 2017

MTZ007-222100-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0005.171022T1200Z-171023T0200Z/
Butte/Blackfoot Region-
230 PM MDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from 6 AM to 8 PM MDT Sunday.

* Impacts/Timing: Winds will begin to increase in the morning,
  peaking between noon and 3pm. High profile vehicles may have
  difficulty due to strong cross winds, particularly along the
  I-90 corridor between Deerlodge and Anaconda. In the higher
  terrain, falling trees will be particularly hazardous in recent
  burn scars.

* Winds: Southwest to west 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
  Gusts over 50 mph will be possible in the higher terrain.

* Locations impacted include: Butte, Georgetown Lake, Highway 12
  Garrison to Elliston, Homestake Pass, and MacDonald Pass

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