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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
242 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

MTZ012-014-044-046-049-050-053-054-260600-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-210226T0600Z/
Cascade-Central and Southern Lewis and Clark-Toole-
Eastern Pondera-Eastern Teton-Judith Basin-Broadwater-Meagher-
Including the cities of Great Falls, Cascade, Belt,
Kings Hill Pass, Helena, Flesher Pass, Lincoln, MacDonald Pass,
Rogers Pass, Shelby, Sunburst, Brady, Conrad, Fairfield, Dutton,
Raynesford, Stanford, Hobson, Toston, Townsend, Winston,
Martinsdale, Deep Creek Pass, and White Sulphur Springs
242 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph, with gusts up to 60 mph
  occurring.

* WHERE...Eastern Teton, Meagher, Judith Basin, Eastern Pondera,
  Toole, Cascade, Broadwater and Central and Southern Lewis and
  Clark.

* WHEN...Until 11 PM MST this evening.

* IMPACTS...A few power outages are possible. Travel will be
  difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for the latest
updates on this situation.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
242 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

MTZ009-010-048-260600-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-210226T0600Z/
Northern Rocky Mountain Front-Eastern Glacier-
Southern Rocky Mountain Front-
Including the cities of Logan Pass, Marias Pass, Browning,
Heart Butte, Cut Bank, Bynum, Choteau, and Augusta
242 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 35 to 45 mph, with gusts up to 75 mph
  occurring.

* WHERE...Southern Rocky Mountain Front, Northern Rocky Mountain
  Front and Eastern Glacier.

* WHEN...Until 11 PM MST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Some power outages are possible. Travel will be
  difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for the latest
updates on this situation.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Billings MT
215 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

MTZ063-141-172-228-262115-
/O.CON.KBYZ.HW.W.0005.000000T0000Z-210226T2200Z/
Judith Gap-Northern Sweet Grass-Melville Foothills-
Southern Wheatland-
Including the cities of Judith Gap, Big Timber, Melville,
and Harlowton
215 PM MST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds gusting up to 60 mph.

* WHERE...Judith Gap, Northern Sweet Grass, Melville Foothills
  and Southern Wheatland.

* WHEN...Through 3 PM MST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel along Highway 191 from Big Timber to
  Harlowton and Judith Gap, will be impacted by dangerous
  crosswinds, especially for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Strongest winds will occur this afternoon
  and late Friday morning. Winds will decrease some tonight,
  before picking up again Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Those with travel plans may want to consider delaying travel or
plan an alternate route. Use caution if you must drive.

Additional graphics for this hazard can be found at
http://www.weather.gov/billings

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