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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
337 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY STRONG WIND EXPECTED AGAIN ALONG AND EAST OF THE ABSAROKA
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH FAVORABLE
ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS TO PRODUCE VERY STRONG TO HIGH WINDS IN
THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

WYZ002-260600-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.W.0020.141026T0600Z-141026T1800Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-
337 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON MDT SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON MDT SUNDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT TONIGHT AND WILL BECOME VERY STRONG TO POTENTIALLY
  DAMAGING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS WILL LIKELY PEAK NEAR OR JUST
  BEFORE SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* WIND...WEST 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 70 TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELERS OVER THE CHIEF JOSEPH HIGHWAY AND OTHER
  HEADING INTO THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
  VERY STRONG TO DANGEROUS WEST WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING. THESE WINDS WILL BE STRONG ENOUGH TO BLOW OVER HIGH
  PROFILE OR LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES. HUNTERS SHOULD ALSO USE
  CAUTION AS THESE VERY STRONG WINDS COULD CAUSE SOME WEAKER
  TREES TO TOPPLE OVER. USE CAUTION AND STAY TUNED FOR THE
  LATEST FORECAST ON THIS POTENTIAL HIGH WIND SITUATION.

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 ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
337 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY STRONG WIND EXPECTED AGAIN ALONG AND EAST OF THE ABSAROKA
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH FAVORABLE
ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS TO PRODUCE VERY STRONG TO HIGH WINDS IN
THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

WYZ003-260600-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.W.0020.141026T0600Z-141026T1800Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
337 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON MDT SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
NOON MDT SUNDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT TONIGHT AND WILL BECOME VERY STRONG AND POTENTIALLY
  DAMAGING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS WILL LIKELY PEAK NEAR OR JUST
  BEFORE SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 60 MPH EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELERS ALONG HIGHWAY 120 FROM JUST SOUTH OF CODY
  TO THE CLARK AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WIND
  CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. VERY STRONG AND
  ERRATIC WEST WIND GUSTS COULD OCCUR ANYWHERE ALONG THE ROUTE
  BUT WILL BE MOST PREVALENT JUST SOUTH OF CODY AND NEAR TO A
  FEW MILES SOUTH OF CLARK...PRIMARILY AROUND MILE MARKER 121.

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 ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
229 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MTZ009-048-261100-
/O.UPG.KTFX.HW.A.0021.141026T0000Z-141027T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KTFX.HW.W.0029.141026T0000Z-141027T0600Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CHOTEAU
229 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT MDT SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT MDT SUNDAY NIGHT. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS
  EVENING AND WILL BECOME STRONG NEAR AND AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH SUNDAY EVENING. STRONG WINDS COULD MAKE
  TRAVEL DIFFICULT FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 40 TO 50 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 75 MPH.

* OTHER IMPACTS: POOR VISIBILITIES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ARE
  EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...BROWNING AND MARIAS PASS.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
229 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

MTZ010-261100-
/O.UPG.KTFX.HW.A.0021.141026T0600Z-141027T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KTFX.HW.W.0029.141026T0600Z-141027T0000Z/
EASTERN GLACIER-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...CUT BANK
229 PM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM MDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM MDT SUNDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE
  AFTER MIDNIGHT AND WILL BECOME STRONG BY EARLY MORNING. WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH BY LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. STRONG
  WINDS COULD MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CUT BANK.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

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.

&&

$$

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