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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
931 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

...STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE
DIVIDE AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS THROUGH SATURDAY...

.STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO MIX DOWN ACROSS THE
CODY FOOTHILLS THROUGH SATURDAY. THESE STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS
ARE EXPECTED TO PUSH DOWN INTO THE LANDER FOOTHILLS... BEAVER
RIM...GREEN AND RATTLESNAKE RANGES THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH INTO NORTHERN WYOMING LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON RESULTING IN THE STRONG WINDS DIMINISHING.

WYZ020-022-282315-
/O.EXB.KRIW.HW.A.0025.141129T0700Z-141129T1900Z/
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
931 AM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE
  AREA THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING AND EXPANDING EASTWARD TONIGHT.
  STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD OCCUR BETWEEN LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS FOR LIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

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.

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