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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
239 AM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SUPPORT STRONG GUSTY WEST
NORTHWEST WINDS TODAY ACROSS NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA.

SDZ025-032-072-281645-
/O.NEW.KUNR.WI.Y.0018.150728T1700Z-150729T0100Z/
NORTHERN FOOT HILLS-HAAKON-STURGIS/PIEDMONT FOOT HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPEARFISH...PHILIP...STURGIS
239 AM MDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SUDDEN WIND GUSTS CAN CAUSE DRIVERS TO LOSE CONTROL...
  ESPECIALLY IN LIGHTWEIGHT OR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...INCLUDING
  MOTORCYCLES. STRONG WINDS CAN CAUSE BLOWING DUST...REDUCED
  VISIBILITY...AND FLYING DEBRIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS 30 MPH WINDS...OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH...ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.

&&

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