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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
420 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND SOME BLOWING DUST LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TONIGHT...

IDZ017-021-022-312200-
/O.NEW.KPIH.WI.Y.0006.150331T2100Z-150401T0900Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...OAKLEY
420 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE STRONGEST WILL LIKELY OCCUR
  BETWEEN 5PM AND JUST PAST MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
  POCATELLO...AMERICAN FALLS...BLACKFOOT AND OAKLEY.

* IMPACTS...LARGER VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. BLOWING DUST AND LOW VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED. THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS WOULD BE IMPACTED THE MOST BY BLOWING
  DUST...I-15 AND U-S 91 NORTH OF POCATELLO...I-86 FROM POCATELLO
  THROUGH MASSACRE ROCKS...PORTIONS OF THE ARBON AND ROCKLAND
  VALLEYS...I-84 FROM THE I-86 JUNCTION TO THE UTAH BORDER AND
  STATE HIGHWAY 39 FROM AMERICAN FALLS THROUGH ABERDEEN AND
  STERLING.

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 POCATELLO ID
343 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND SOME BLOWING DUST LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TONIGHT...

IDZ019-020-032-312100-
/O.NEW.KPIH.WI.Y.0006.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
UPPER SNAKE HIGHLANDS-UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
LOST RIVER/PAHSIMEROI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...
ST. ANTHONY...IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY...ARCO...CHALLIS...
MACKAY
343 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  INTO THE EVENING. THE STRONGEST WILL LIKELY OCCUR BETWEEN 5PM
  AND 10PM.

* WINDS...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...DRIGGS...DUBOIS...ISLAND PARK...ST.
  ANTHONY...IDAHO FALLS...THE INL COMPLEX...REXBURG...RIGBY...
  ARCO...CHALLIS AND MACKAY.

* IMPACTS...LARGER VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. BLOWING DUST AND LOW VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED. THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS WOULD BE IMPACTED THE MOST BY BLOWING DUST...I-15
  NORTH OF IDAHO FALLS...PORTIONS OF U-S 93 FROM ARCO TO
  CHALLIS...STATE HIGHWAYS 32 AND 33...AREAS UPWIND FROM THE SAND
  DUNES AND ALONG/EAST OF U-S 20 FROM ST. ANTHONY TO ASHTON HILL.


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 MISSOULA MT
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE STRONG WINDS TODAY...

IDZ010-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING:A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA
  THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING STRONG WINDS ALONG HIGHWAY 28 FROM LONE
  PINE THROUGH GILMORE SUMMIT AND LEMHI WHICH MAY CAUSE
  DIFFICULTIES FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BANNOCK PASS...HIGHWAY 28 TENDOY TO
  LONE PINE...HIGHWAY 93 LOST TRAIL PASS TO GIBBONSVILLE... LEMHI
  PASS

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 MISSOULA MT
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE STRONG WINDS TODAY...

MTZ007-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE EVENING. CROSS WINDS ON THE
  INTERSTATES AND VERY ERRATIC WINDS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE
  FRONT AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. INTERSTATE-90 FROM GARRISON JUNCTION
  THROUGH DEER LODGE AND BUTTE WILL BE AFFECTED AS WELL AS
  INTERSTATE-15 FROM DIVIDE THROUGH ELK PARK.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS 25 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH AND
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS OVER 50 MPH ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY
  12 GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

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 SALT LAKE CITY UT
334 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UTZ005-312200-
/O.NEW.KSLC.WI.Y.0001.150331T2100Z-150401T1000Z/
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WENDOVER...SNOWVILLE
334 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS. THIS
  INCLUDES WENDOVER...AS WELL AS INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN WENDOVER
  AND TOOELE.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH IN THE
  AFTERNOON...SWITCHING TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  55 MPH THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND
  BECOME STRONG IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. THESE WINDS WILL SWITCH TO
  THE NORTHWEST AND REACH THEIR PEAK THIS EVENING...BEFORE
  DECREASING AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL DEVELOP ON INTERSTATE 80 AND
  PORTIONS OF UTAH STATE ROUTE 30. THESE WINDS COULD CREATE
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING DUST IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

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

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
230 AM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WINDS TO INCREASE IN ADVANCE AND ALONG A STRONG COLD FRONT THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NORTHERN NEVADA THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY TONIGHT. STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
REDUCING VISIBILITY AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT.

NVZ033-010330-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WI.Y.0003.150331T2100Z-150401T0900Z/
SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SILVER ZONE PASS...
WEST WENDOVER
230 AM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS INCREASING INCREASING 25 TO 35 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND TO 30 TO 40 MPH THROUGH LATE EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED FROM 5 PM UNTIL MIDNIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
  WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIY AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
IN EXCESS OF 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 ELKO NV
230 AM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WINDS TO INCREASE IN ADVANCE AND ALONG A STRONG COLD FRONT THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NORTHERN NEVADA THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY TONIGHT. STRONG WINDS WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
REDUCING VISIBILITY AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT.

NVZ031-034-036-038-039-010300-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WI.Y.0003.150331T1900Z-150401T0300Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...
OWYHEE...SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...
BATTLE MOUNTAIN...EMIGRANT PASS...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...
WELLS...PEQUOP SUMMIT
230 AM PDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 50 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED FROM 1PM UNTIL 7 PM.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...SECRET
  PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...
  EMIGRANT PASS...WELLS...PEQUOP SUMMIT...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...
  CARLIN

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
  WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIY AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

FITZSIMMONS

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
235 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...VERY WINDY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN SOUTHWEST IDAHO...

.A PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHWEST IDAHO AROUND
MID-DAY TODAY FOLLOWED BY WEST OR NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH
WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH. WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

IDZ014>016-030-312000-
/O.NEW.KBOI.WI.Y.0005.150331T2000Z-150401T0300Z/
UPPER TREASURE VALLEY-SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WESTERN MAGIC VALLEY-
SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
235 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE UPPER TREASURE VALLEY...WESTERN MAGIC
VALLEY...SOUTHWEST IDAHO HIGHLANDS...AND SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS
COUNTY.

* WINDS...WEST OR NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE IN THE SNAKE RIVER BASIN FROM MOUNTAIN
  HOME THROUGH THE MAGIC VALLEY.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING FOLLOWING PASSAGE OF A
  COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH WESTERN IDAHO
  AROUND NOON AND SOUTH-CENTRAL IDAHO IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL HAZARD FOR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES ESPECIALLY ON
  NORTH-SOUTH ROADWAYS. BLOWING DUST WILL LOCALLY REDUCE
  VISIBILITY.  SMALL BRANCHES MAY BE BLOWN DOWN.

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.

&&

$$

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