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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1111 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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

SDZ001-002-012>014-026-031-032-072-073-010000-
/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
1111 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
358 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS TO DEVELOP TODAY...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN A HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PLAINS
AND LOW PRESSURE OVER THE ROCKIES WILL PRODUCE STRONG SOUTHERLY
WINDS ACROSS THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PLAINS TODAY. WIND SPEEDS OF 25
TO 30 MPH ALONG WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. AREAS NEAR
THE PINE RIDGE WILL MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO THESE STRONG WINDS.

NEZ002-003-095-096-010000-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WI.Y.0015.141031T1600Z-141101T0100Z/
DAWES-BOX BUTTE-NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHADRON...ALLIANCE...HARRISON...AGATE
358 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...10 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH 7 PM THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE AFFECTED
  ESPECIALLY ALONG EAST WEST ROADWAYS AND NEAR THE PINE RIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

HAHN


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
645 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-010000-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...HAYDEN...
MEEKER...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS...
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS AND VICINITY...GRAND JUNCTION...FRUITA...
PALISADE...RIFLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...MESA...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...
EAGLE...CARBONDALE...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS...
CEDAREDGE...DELTA...HOTCHKISS...MONTROSE...CRESTED BUTTE...
TAYLOR PARK...MARBLE...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE...GUNNISON...
CIMARRON...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...GATEWAY...NUCLA...CORTEZ...
DOVE CREEK...MANCOS...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO...
PAGOSA SPRINGS AND VICINITY...BLANDING...BLUFF...MEXICAN HAT...
MANILA...DUTCH JOHN...VERNAL...JENSEN...BALLARD...FORT DUCHESNE...
RANDLETT...MOAB...CASTLE VALLEY...THOMPSON SPRINGS...
MONTICELLO AND VICINITY
645 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...CHANGING WEATHER THIS WEEKEND WILL BRING WIND AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW...

SATURDAY...EXPECT WINDY CONDITIONS WITH GUSTS IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH
RANGE...ESPECIALLY IN THE DESERT VALLEYS OF EASTERN UTAH AND
EXPOSED MOUNTAIN AREAS. A FEW MOUNTAIN SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED.

SUNDAY...COOLER AIR ARRIVES WITH AN INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO AROUND 9000 TO 10000 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT...ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAIN
PASSES WITH SNOW LEVELS LOWERING TO 7000 TO 8000 FEET. ABOVE 9000
FEET...3 TO 6 INCHES OF NEW SNOW MAY OCCUR. THE SOUTH FACING
SLOPES OF THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS COULD RECEIVE UPWARDS TO 10
INCHES OF SNOW AT THE MOUNTAIN PASSES. CHECK FOR FORECAST UPDATES
FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON SNOWFALL POTENTIAL.

MONDAY...COLDER AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR
SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO AROUND 5500 TO 6000 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT...THE THREAT OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DIMINISHES AS
THE WEATHER SYSTEM DEPARTS THE REGION.

ONCE AGAIN...IF TRAVELING OR RECREATING IN THE MOUNTAINS THIS
WEEKEND...BE SURE TO CHECK THE LATEST FORECASTS ON THE CHANGING
WEATHER.

$$


Air Quality Alert


WYZ054-055-010030-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
WYOMING AIR QUALITY DIVISION
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1207 PM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...BLOWING DUST HEALTH ALERT IN EFFECT FOR THE POWDER
RIVER BASIN OF NORTHEASTERN WYOMING FROM NOON UNTIL 6PM...

GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WIND
SPEEDS WILL BE 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. WIND SPEEDS
WILL DECREASE EARLY THIS EVENING.

THE WYOMING AIR QUALITY DIVISION RECOMMENDS THE ELDERLY...YOUNG
CHILDREN...AND INDIVIDUALS WITH RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS AVOID
EXCESSIVE PHYSICAL EXERTION AND MINIMIZE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
DURING THIS TIME. ALTHOUGH THESE PEOPLE ARE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO
HEALTH IMPACTS...THE AIR QUALITY DIVISION ALSO ADVISES THAT
EVERYONE SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE POOR AIR QUALITY
CONDITIONS.

$$

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
SDZ026-010000-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
542 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...AIR POLLUTION ALERT FOR DUST FOR RAPID CITY WEST OF THE GAP
   FROM NOON UNTIL 600 PM MDT TODAY...

SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO
45 MPH...AROUND MIDDAY. WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF THE
AFTERNOON...DECREASING AROUND SUNSET.

THE RAPID CITY AIR QUALITY OFFICE RECOMMENDS THE ELDERLY...YOUNG...
AND ANYONE WITH RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS AVOID EXCESSIVE PHYSICAL
EXERTION AND EXPOSURE TO THE OUTSIDE AIR.

VOLUNTARY ACTIONS TO REDUCE DUST POLLUTION INCLUDE...CEASING OR
REDUCING THE MANIPULATION OF SOIL IN CONSTRUCTION...INDUSTRIAL...
AND AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES...AND INCREASING THE USE OF POLLUTION
CONTROLS FOR SOIL STABILIZATION...WASTE PITS...STOCK PILES...AND
CONSTRUCTION SITES.

&&

HOURLY DUST CONCENTRATIONS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE DENR WEB PAGE
HTTP://DENR.SD.GOV/DES/AQ/AAREALTIME.ASPX

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1002 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

COZ030>051-011615-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1002 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FAIRLY STRONG SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS WILL BLOW ACROSS THE
PLAINS FOR THE REST OF THE DAY. SPEEDS OF 15 TO 35 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. PRECIPITATION IS NOT EXPECTED ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA
TODAY OR TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARMER ON SATURDAY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON SHOWERS IN THE MOUNTAINS. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
WILL APPROACH COLORADO FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY BRINGING A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS TO THE MOUNTAINS...OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO IT WILL BE
DRY WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES.

LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY THE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ALONG WITH A COLD FRONT. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR
A GOOD CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW AT LOWER ELEVATIONS ALONG WITH COLDER TEMPERATURES. DRY
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD WITH A
WARMING TREND AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS INTO THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

KOOP/COOP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
645 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-011245-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
645 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS OVER SOUTHWEST
COLORADO. OTHERWISE NO OTHER WEATHER HAZARDS IS EXPECTED TODAY OR
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY...WINDY SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASE WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 35
MPH BECOMING COMMON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY
OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

SUNDAY AND MONDAY...COOLER WITH MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY. ACCUMULATING
SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES...ESPECIALLY ON
SUNDAY NIGHT WHERE 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW MAY OCCUR. UPWARDS TO 10
INCHES IS POSSIBLE OVER RED MOUNTAIN...COAL BANK AND MOLAS PASS IN
SOUTHWEST COLORADO ON SUNDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-011200-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
500 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014


THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...A NEW SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR WEST
LATE SATURDAY AND THEN MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA INTO SUNDAY.
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE
WEST SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT. RAIN
SHOWERS WILL TURN TO SNOW WITH RAPIDLY LOWERING SNOW LEVELS ACROSS
THE WEST SATURDAY EVENING. SIGNIFICANT SNOW COULD FALL IN THE
NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. SOME LIGHTER
ACCUMULATION WILL FALL IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS. SOME LIGHT SNOW MAY
ALSO FALL IN THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS ON SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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