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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WINDY CONDITIONS LIKELY ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND THE
WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TONIGHT...

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST INTO THE CENTRAL PLAINS TODAY. A STRENGTHENING PRESSURE
GRADIENT WILL ALLOW GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS TO DEVELOP
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL WYOMING AND THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE
TODAY. A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN NEBRASKA
PANHANDLE. STRONGER WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TONIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING AS THE STORM SYSTEM STRENGTHENS.

NEZ019>021-054-055-231200-
/O.UPG.KCYS.HW.A.0029.141223T0300Z-141223T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.W.0039.141223T0300Z-141223T1800Z/
/O.CON.KCYS.WI.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-141223T0000Z/
SCOTTS BLUFF-BANNER-MORRILL-KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTTSBLUFF...GERING...HARRISBURG...
BRIDGEPORT...BAYARD...KIMBALL...SIDNEY
128 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM
MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM MST
TUESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...A PERIOD OF GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOON
  HOURS. A BRIEF LULL WILL IS EXPECTED DURING THE EVENING BEFORE
  HIGH WINDS DEVELOP AGAIN OVERNIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH UNTIL LATE
  AFTERNOON. BECOMING NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH
  POSSIBLE AFTER 8 PM.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES
  TRAVELING ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS. SUDDEN WIND GUSTS
  COULD FORCE THESE TYPE OF VEHICLES OFF ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. FOR DETAILED ROAD
AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN WYOMING AND NEBRASKA...DIAL 5 1 1.

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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