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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
249 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...STRONG WINDS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND NEBRASKA
PANHANDLE TODAY...

.STRONG WEST WINDS WILL BE FOUND IN THE TYPICAL WIND PRONE AREAS
OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING THIS MORNING...SUCH AS NEAR ARLINGTON...
VEDAUWOO...AND BORDEAUX. WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 WILL BE
ACCOMPANIED BY WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH. THESE STRONG WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO DECREASE BY LATE THIS MORNING. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL
OCCUR OVER NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE NEBRASKA PANHANDLE THIS
MORNING WITH GUSTS UPWARDS OF 50 MPH...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE PINE
RIDGE. WINDS WILL QUICKLY SUBSIDE BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON OVER THE
PANHANDLE.

WYZ106-110-116-117-301800-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.W.0027.000000T0000Z-140930T1800Z/
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BORDEAUX...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...
VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...
WHITAKER
249 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS TO CONTINUE THROUGH MID MORNING BEFORE
  DECREASING LATE THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL POSE A BLOW OVER THREAT TO
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND LIGHT TRAILERS. THIS INCLUDES
  VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN
  CHEYENNE AND RAWLINS...AND PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN
  WHEATLAND AND THE COLORADO BORDER. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO SLOW
  DOWN AND DRIVE WITH CAUTION WHEN ENCOUNTERING STRONG WINDS.

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. THE LATEST ROAD
CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
AND NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF ROADS ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING
5 1 1 OR ON THE INTERNET.

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