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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...VERY STRONG WINDS NOW POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING...

.THE HIGH WIND WATCH HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL OF WEST AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA FOR TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING. VERY STRONG
WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA. BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THE STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AS
WELL. LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED BY THESE STRONG WINDS INCLUDE
CROSBY...WILLISTON...WATFORD CITY...DICKINSON...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
MINOT...BISMARCK...FORT YATES...BOTTINEAU...JAMESTOWN AND OAKES.

NDZ002-003-010-011-019>021-034-035-042-045-046-280345-
/O.EXB.KBIS.HW.A.0001.150728T1500Z-150729T0500Z/
BURKE-RENVILLE-MOUNTRAIL-WARD-MERCER-OLIVER-MCLEAN-MORTON-
BURLEIGH-GRANT-SIOUX-EMMONS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWBELLS...MOHALL...NEW TOWN...MINOT...
BEULAH...HAZEN...CENTER...GARRISON...MANDAN...BISMARCK...ELGIN...
FORT YATES...LINTON
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING.

* TIMING...TUESDAY MORNING INTO TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...VERY STRONG WINDS NOW POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING...

.THE HIGH WIND WATCH HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL OF WEST AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA FOR TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING. VERY STRONG
WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA. BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THE STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AS
WELL. LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED BY THESE STRONG WINDS INCLUDE
CROSBY...WILLISTON...WATFORD CITY...DICKINSON...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
MINOT...BISMARCK...FORT YATES...BOTTINEAU...JAMESTOWN AND OAKES.

NDZ001-009-017-018-031>033-040-041-043-044-280345-
/O.EXT.KBIS.HW.A.0001.150728T1500Z-150729T0500Z/
DIVIDE-WILLIAMS-MCKENZIE-DUNN-GOLDEN VALLEY-BILLINGS-STARK-SLOPE-
HETTINGER-BOWMAN-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROSBY...WILLISTON...WATFORD CITY...
KILLDEER...BEACH...MEDORA...DICKINSON...MARMARTH...MOTT...
BOWMAN...HETTINGER
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...TUESDAY MORNING INTO TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$
WAA

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...VERY STRONG WINDS NOW POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL
NORTH DAKOTA TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING...

.THE HIGH WIND WATCH HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL OF WEST AND
CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA FOR TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY EVENING. VERY STRONG
WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS WESTERN NORTH DAKOTA. BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THE STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA AS
WELL. LOCATIONS THAT MAY BE IMPACTED BY THESE STRONG WINDS INCLUDE
CROSBY...WILLISTON...WATFORD CITY...DICKINSON...BOWMAN...HETTINGER
MINOT...BISMARCK...FORT YATES...BOTTINEAU...JAMESTOWN AND OAKES.

NDZ004-005-012-013-022-023-025-036-037-047-048-050-051-280345-
/O.EXB.KBIS.HW.A.0001.150728T2000Z-150729T0500Z/
BOTTINEAU-ROLETTE-MCHENRY-PIERCE-SHERIDAN-WELLS-FOSTER-KIDDER-
STUTSMAN-LOGAN-LA MOURE-MCINTOSH-DICKEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOTTINEAU...ROLLA...TOWNER...RUGBY...
MCCLUSKY...HARVEY...CARRINGTON...STEELE...JAMESTOWN...NAPOLEON...
EDGELEY...ASHLEY...OAKES
232 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING.

* TIMING...TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
724 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...STRONG AND GUSTY WEST NORTHWEST WINDS POSSIBLE TUESDAY...

SDZ003>005-009-015-281200-
/O.CON.KABR.HW.A.0001.150728T1800Z-150729T0300Z/
CORSON-CAMPBELL-MCPHERSON-WALWORTH-DEWEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCLAUGHLIN...HERREID...EUREKA...
MOBRIDGE...TIMBER LAKE
724 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS SUSTAINED 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILES VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
215 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION THIS EVENING...WHICH
WILL BE FOLLOWED BY STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ON
TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE PLAINS OF NORTHWESTERN SOUTH
DAKOTA. THERE WILL BE A PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS THIS EVENING BEHIND
THE COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL COMMENCE
TUESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST UNTIL EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.

SDZ001-002-012>014-073-281030-
/O.CON.KUNR.HW.A.0002.150728T1300Z-150729T0100Z/
HARDING-PERKINS-BUTTE-NORTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-ZIEBACH-
SOUTHERN MEADE CO PLAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...LEMMON...BISON...
BELLE FOURCHE...FAITH...DUPREE...UNION CENTER
215 PM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGH WINDS CAN BLOW DOWN LARGE TREES...AND
  DAMAGE ROOFS...SMALL OUTBUILDINGS...AND SIGNS. SUDDEN WIND
  GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...ESPECIALLY IN
  LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...AS WELL AS MOTORCYCLES.
  STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING DUST...REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND
  FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS 40 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE...BUT THE TIMING OR AREA IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IF YOUR
ACTIVITIES ARE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS...MONITOR A LOCAL SOURCE
OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR UPDATED FORECASTS. MOVE LIGHTWEIGHT
OBJECTS INDOORS BEFORE THE WINDS INCREASE SO THEY ARE NOT
DESTROYED OR CAUSE DAMAGE.

&&

$$

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