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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1029 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS TODAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT...

.A PACIFIC COLD FRONT CROSSING NEVADA TODAY WILL GENERATE STRONG
SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE WESTERN VALLEYS OF UTAH THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BY AROUND MID-
AFTERNOON...THEN CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE EVENING HOURS.

UTZ003-005-015-016-260000-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0027.141025T1800Z-141026T0600Z/
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALT LAKE CITY...TOOELE...WENDOVER...
SNOWVILLE...DELTA...FILLMORE...BEAVER...CEDAR CITY...MILFORD
1029 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS...THE GREAT
  SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS ALONG WITH THE WEST CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHWEST VALLEYS OF UTAH.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS APPROACHING
  50 MPH.

* TIMING...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL STEADILY INCREASE THIS MORNING...
  THEN PEAK DURING THE MID-AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE EVENING HOURS.
  WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST AND GRADUALLY DECREASE LATE
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL DEVELOP ALONG WEST-TO-EAST
  HIGHWAYS ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. BLOWING DUST RESULTING IN
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED ACROSS OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
606 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-261215-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
606 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS WESTERN
UTAH AND CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING HOURS...WITH GUSTS NEAR 50 MPH
POSSIBLE. THESE WINDS WILL ALSO RESULT IN UNSEASONABLY WARM
TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA SUNDAY. THIS SYSTEM MAY BRING
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOWER SNOW LEVELS TO ABOUT 7500 FEET ACROSS
NORTHERN UTAH. MUCH COLDER AIR BEHIND THIS FRONT WILL SPREAD INTO
THE REGION...WITH A HARD FREEZE POSSIBLE FOR THE NORTHERN WASATCH
FRONT...WEST CENTRAL UTAH AND WESTERN UINTA BASIN TUESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX




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