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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
250 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

COZ001-212230-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WI.Y.0015.141221T1900Z-141222T1900Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR
250 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON MST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS MORNING AT
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND MIX DOWN TO THE VALLEYS BY THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE REDUCED
  VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT A SIGNIFICANT WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

PEOPLE...ESPECIALLY THOSE WITH RESPIRATORY ILLNESSES... HEART
DISEASE...THE ELDERLY...AND CHILDREN ARE RECOMMENDED TO STAY
INDOORS AND AVOID PROLONGED OUTDOOR EXERCISE OR HEAVY EXERTION
DUE TO WIND-BLOWN DUST.

&&

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