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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
755 PM MDT SAT APR 30 2016


UTZ001-003-004-011200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WI.Y.0011.160501T0300Z-160501T2100Z/
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-
SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOGAN...SMITHFIELD...SALT LAKE CITY...
TOOELE...LEHI...PROVO...NEPHI
755 PM MDT SAT APR 30 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MDT SUNDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE EASTERN SALT LAKE VALLEY FROM PARLEYS CANYON
  NORTHWARD TO THE UNIVERSITY OF UTAH AND THE AVENUES...THE UTAH
  VALLEY FROM THE SALT LAKE COUNTY LINE SOUTH TO NEAR PROVO
  CANYON...AND THE CACHE VALLEY.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED EAST WINDS BETWEEN 25 AND 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THIS EVENING...WITH THE
  STRONGEST GUSTS OCCURRING LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MID MORNING
  SUNDAY. WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH THE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS WILL BE EASILY
  DISPLACED IN STRONG WIND GUSTS...INCLUDING TRAMPOLINES AND
  LAWN FURNITURE. SUDDEN STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES...
  ESPECIALLY IF THESE GUSTS ARE ENCOUNTERED AS CROSS WINDS. WIND
  SENSITIVE OPERATIONS WILL BE AFFECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
31 MPH OR GUSTS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. MOTORISTS IN THE ADVISORY
AREA SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY CROSS WINDS WHICH CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

&&

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FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

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