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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
242 PM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

MTZ009-048-241100-
/O.UPG.KTFX.HW.A.0020.141024T0000Z-141024T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KTFX.HW.W.0028.141024T0300Z-141024T1500Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CHOTEAU
242 PM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 AM MDT FRIDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING: PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE ROCKY
  MOUNTAIN FRONT BEGINNING THIS EVENING AND THEN CONTINUING
  THROUGH MID MORNING FRIDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH...WITH GUSTS NEAR
  65 MPH ARE EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: THE STRONG WINDS COULD CREATE DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...BROWNING AND MARIAS PASS.

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

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.

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