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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
811 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...PERIODS OF HIGH WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.AN APPROACHING STORM SYSTEM WILL INCREASE WEST WINDS OVER THE
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND CODY FOOTHILLS BEGINNING AROUND 8 PM MST
THIS EVENING. THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE IN THE NORTH LATE
SUNDAY MORNING. HIGH WINDS WILL THEN DEVELOP ACROSS THE SOUTH IN
SOUTHERN LINCOLN...SWEETWATER AND SOUTHERN FREMONT COUNTIES.

WYZ003-211115-
/O.CON.KRIW.HW.W.0029.000000T0000Z-141221T1800Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
811 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST SUNDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...HIGH WINDS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE CODY
  FOOTHILLS LATE THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND THE CLARK AREA.

* WIND...35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH IS EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AND HAZARDOUS
  FOR LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. ALONG HIGHWAY 120
  AROUND CLARK...THE CROSS WINDS WILL CAUSE A BLOW OVER THREAT.

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
252 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

MTZ009-048-211200-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0037.000000T0000Z-141222T0000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CHOTEAU
252 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING AND WINDS: WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN LATE TONIGHT
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. WIND GUSTS LATE TONIGHT
  AND SUNDAY WILL EXCEED 65 MPH AT TIMES.

* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT
  DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...BROWNING...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.

&&

$$

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