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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
257 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL CAUSE STRONG SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS
ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS THIS
AFTERNOON.

SDZ001-002-012>014-026-031-032-072-073-311800-
/O.CON.KUNR.WI.Y.0037.141031T1800Z-141101T0000Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-RAPID CITY-
PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-HAAKON-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...RAPID CITY...WALL...PHILIP...
STURGIS...UNION CENTER
257 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHEASTERLY 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE
  CONTROL... ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
  STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND
  FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS 30 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$







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