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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
945 AM MST WED JAN 28 2015

.A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY...BRINGING GUSTY
NORTHWEST WINDS. THE WINDS WILL DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

SDZ043-044-046-047-049-290100-
/O.EXB.KUNR.WI.Y.0005.150128T2100Z-150129T0600Z/
JACKSON-BENNETT-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KADOKA...MARTIN...WHITE RIVER...
MISSION...WINNER
945 AM MST WED JAN 28 2015 /1045 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015/

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MST /3 PM CST/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM MST /MIDNIGHT CST/ THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM MST /3 PM CST/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM MST /MIDNIGHT CST/ THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THE
  WIND WILL DECREASE LATE THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
304 AM MST WED JAN 28 2015

SDZ001-002-012>014-024>032-041>044-046-047-049-072>074-WYZ054>058-
071-291400-
BENNETT-BUTTE-CENTRAL BLACK HILLS-CUSTER CO PLAINS-FALL RIVER-HAAKON-
HARDING-HERMOSA FOOT HILLS-JACKSON-MELLETTE-NORTHEASTERN CROOK-
NORTHERN BLACK HILLS-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-
NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-PENNINGTON CO PLAINS-PERKINS-RAPID CITY-
SHANNON-SOUTHERN BLACK HILLS-SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-SOUTHERN FOOT HILLS-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-TODD-TRIPP-
WESTERN CROOK-WESTON-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-ZIEBACH-
304 AM MST (404 AM CST) WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER WILL REACH THE HIGH TO VERY HIGH
CATEGORIES ON THE WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA PLAINS TODAY.

A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY BRINGING GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS. EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 50
MPH. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA AND
THE PLAINS EAST OF THE BLACK HILLS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

&&

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES...
OR CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/RAPIDCITY

$$




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