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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
630 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...VERY WINDY TODAY IN SOUTHEAST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST IDAHO...

.STRONG WESTERLY WINDS ALOFT WILL MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE TODAY
IN THE SOUTHERN PARTS OF HARNEY AND MALHEUR COUNTIES IN OREGON AND
IN OWYHEE AND TWIN FALLS COUNTIES IN IDAHO.

IDZ015-029-030-ORZ061-063-212230-
/O.CON.KBOI.WI.Y.0015.141221T1500Z-141222T0000Z/
SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
HARNEY COUNTY-MALHEUR COUNTY-
630 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/ THIS
AFTERNOON FOR THE SOUTHWEST IDAHO HIGHLANDS...OWYHEE MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY...AND THE SOUTHERN PARTS OF HARNEY AND
MALHEUR COUNTIES IN OREGON.

* WINDS...WESTERLY 30 TO 40 MPH SUSTAINED...WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ESPECIALLY
  ON NORTH-SOUTH ROADS...INCLUDING U.S. 95 IN OREGON AND U.S. 93
  SOUTH OF TWIN FALLS/IDAHO...AS WELL AS IDAHO STATE HIGHWAY 51
  SOUTH OF MOUNTAIN HOME...AND OREGON STATE HIGHWAY 78 SOUTHEAST
  OF BURNS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH...
OR GUSTS OF AT LEAST 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
408 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

IDZ017-020-021-212200-
/O.CON.KPIH.WI.Y.0042.141221T1900Z-141222T0700Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT
408 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT
MST TONIGHT...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASING SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING STRONG
  THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...SNAKE RIVER PLAIN AND EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY
  INCLUDING THE I-86 AND I-15 CORRIDORS AND THE INL COMPLEX.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT DRIVING FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND
  TRAILERS...ESPECIALLY ON NORTH-SOUTH ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
232 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

CAZ070-NVZ005-212300-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-141221T2300Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CEDARVILLE...FORT BIDWELL
232 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PEAK EARLY EARLY THIS MORNING SLOWLY TAPERING
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS: STRONG CROSS WINDS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ALONG
  SURPRISE VALLEY ROAD AND HIGHWAY 299.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...SHOULD USE
CAUTION AND REMAIN ALERT FOR SUDDEN GUSTS OR CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$


HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1239 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014


CAZ085-ORZ030-031-212300-
/O.EXT.KMFR.WI.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-141222T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.HW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-141222T0600Z/
MODOC COUNTY-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
1239 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

THE WIND ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING.
A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH
  IN THE ADVISORY AREA AND 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH
  IN THE WARNING AREA. STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED NEAR SUMMER
  LAKE AND IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PEAK THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON THEN
  DIMINISH SUNDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING AREA INCLUDE: ALONG OREGON HIGHWAY 31
  FROM PAISLEY TO SUMMER LAKE... ALONG CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY 299 NEAR
  CEDAR PASS... AND IN THE MOUNTAINS IN EASTERN KLAMATH...LAKE
  AND EASTERN MODOC COUNTIES.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY AREA INCLUDE: US HIGHWAY 395 BETWEEN
  VALLEY FALLS AND ALKALI LAKE... PORTIONS OF OREGON HIGHWAY 31 IN
  LAKE COUNTY...PORTIONS OF OREGON HIGHWAY 140 EAST OF
  LAKEVIEW...AND HIGHER TERRAIN IN EASTERN KLAMATH...LAKE AND
  EASTERN MODOC COUNTIES.

* IMPACTS: HIGH WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON AREA
  ROADWAYS. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE MOST IMPACTED. EAST
  TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS WILL EXPERIENCE THE WORST CROSS
  WINDS. HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN PAISLEY AND SUMMER LAKE MAY BE
  SEVERELY IMPACTED. RESIDENTS IN THE AREA SHOULD SECURE LOOSE
  ITEMS AND USE CAUTION WHEN VENTURING OUTDOORS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

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. TRAVEL WILL BE
IMPACTED... ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH
HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

SK

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