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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
1218 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

COZ001-002-006-020-UTZ027-029-210200-
/O.CON.KGJT.WI.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-171021T0200Z/
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-Arches/Grand Flat-
Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
1218 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Rangely, Dinosaur, Craig, Hayden, Meeker,
  Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, Gateway, Nucla, Moab, Castle
  Valley, Canyonlands National Park, Dead Horse Point State Park,
   and Fry Canyon.

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* TIMING...Windy conditions will continue through 8 pm this
  evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
  limbs could be blown down. Travel may be difficult...
  especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that a significant wind event is expected
or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult. Use
extra caution.

People, especially those with respiratory illnesses,  heart
disease, the elderly, and children are recommended to stay
indoors and avoid prolonged outdoor exercise or heavy exertion
due to wind-blown dust.

&&

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High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
146 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY...

WYZ106-110-116-117-211100-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.A.0020.171022T0100Z-171023T0000Z/
Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-South Laramie Range-
South Laramie Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Bordeaux, Arlington, Elk Mountain,
Buford, Pumpkin Vine, Vedauwoo, Whitaker, Federal,
and Horse Creek
146 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Winds should increase early Saturday evening and
  continue through Sunday.

* WINDS...West, increasing to 25 to 40 mph with gusts over 60 mph
  possible.

* IMPACTS...Mostly to travel, especially in light and/or high
  profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

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Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
503 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

WYZ104-109-111-113-210215-
Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-Central Carbon County-
Southwest Carbon County-Upper North Platte River Basin-
Including the cities of Seminoe Dam, Rawlins, Baggs, Saratoga,
and Encampment
503 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...STRONG WIND GUSTS EXPECTED THIS EVENING...

A cold front is currently moving across central Wyoming and will
quickly move eastward into the eastern plains by midnight. This
front will produce strong gusty winds for a few hours across
Carbon and Albany counties, including the Interstate 80 corridor
between Rawlins and Laramie. Gusts up to 55 mph can be expected,
and may result in travel difficulties for high profile and
lightweight vehicles. Please use caution while traveling along
Interstate 80 through late this evening.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service North Platte NE
334 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-212045-
Sheridan-Eastern Cherry-Keya Paha-Boyd-Brown-Rock-Holt-Garden-
Grant-Hooker-Thomas-Blaine-Loup-Garfield-Wheeler-Arthur-McPherson-
Logan-Custer-Deuel-Keith-Perkins-Lincoln-Chase-Hayes-Frontier-
Western Cherry-
334 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017 /234 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017/

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of western and
north central Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

Elevated fire weather conditions continue this evening in the
panhandle for the combination of warm temperatures, breezy south
winds, and dry air.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A strong cold front pushes through the area early Saturday
morning, which will cause northwest winds to gust over 30 mph at
times. The wind and dry air will elevate fire weather conditions
Saturday in the panhandle and for most of the Sandhills on Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

Get your weather, hydrological, and climate information at
http://www.weather.gov/northplatte

$$

DS

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
220 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-211230-
Dawes-Box Butte-Scotts
Bluff-Banner-Morrill-Kimball-Cheyenne-North Sioux-South Sioux-
220 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of western
Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Breezy to windy conditions will occur, especially in the wake of a
cold front passing later this evening. Winds will become northwest
at 20 to 35 mph with gusts of 35 to 45 mph.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be required.

$$

Rubin

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
220 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

WYZ101>119-211230-
Converse County Lower Elevations-Niobrara County-
North Laramie Range-Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-Shirley Basin-
Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-East Platte County-
Goshen County-Central Carbon County-North Snowy Range Foothills-
Southwest Carbon County-Sierra Madre Range-Upper North Platte River
Basin-Snowy Range-Laramie Valley-South Laramie Range-South Laramie
Range Foothills-Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
220 PM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of east central
Wyoming...south central Wyoming and southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A strong cold front will move eastward across the counties this
evening, with gusty west winds behind the cold front, especially
east of a Laramie to Wheatland line. Scattered snow showers will
occur over and near the Snowy and Sierra Madre Ranges.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Strong winds are likely for areas along and west of Interstate 25
Saturday night through Sunday evening. Winds may gust over 60 mph
along Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Rawlins as well as
Interstate 25 between Cheyenne and Wheatland. Strong winds may
also spread eastward across parts of the Wyoming plains on Sunday.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be required.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1113 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

COZ030>051-211715-
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1113 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Another very warm and dry afternoon today. Highs will be near 80
across the northeast plains, with mid 50s and 60s in the
mountains. Winds will gradually increase over the plains this
afternoon with gusts up to 25 mph at times. Tonight, snow showers
will develop in the mountains with accumulations of up to 3 inches
along west and northwest facing slopes. Gusty west to northwest
winds will accompany a cold front that will spread across the
northeast plains after midnight.

A dry southwesterly flow aloft will be over the region today,
ahead of a fast moving Pacific trough that will move into
Colorado tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Mountain snow will end by sunrise Saturday morning. Saturday will
be cooler and windy across the area, the strongest winds will be
found across the eastern plains and along the Wyoming border. 40
to 50 mph wind gusts will be possible in these areas. The windy
conditions will continue Saturday night and early Sunday morning
in and near the foothills with gusts to 50 mph.

The beginning of the week will return to dry and warm conditions.
The next chance for cold temperatures and rain or snow will come
Thursday as a system quickly moves across the state.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
1034 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-211645-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
1034 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

An approaching cold front will move through this evening and
overnight bringing one to three inches of snow to the northern
and central mountains. Before that happens though, gusty winds
are expected across the area today reaching 30 to 40 mph for most
areas. The valleys of northwest Colorado, southeast Utah and
portions of west-central Colorado will see gusts reaching 45 mph
or greater at times with Douglas Pass seeing gusts to 60 mph this
afternoon through early evening. Therefore, a wind advisory has
been issued for these areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

The cold front will shift to the east by Saturday morning giving
way to clearing skies. High temperatures will be 5 to 10 degrees
cooler than normal. By Sunday, high pressure will build in again
bringing a return to dry and warm conditions for much of next
week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
524 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

COZ058>089-093>099-211130-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
524 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered snow showers will be possible across the
higher terrain late this afternoon through tonight, with snow
showers increasing in coverage along and west of the Continental
Divide later tonight. Snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches will be
possible by early Saturday morning, mainly across the higher terrain
of the Central Mountains, north of Cottonwood Pass.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is anticipated at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will
possible tonight across the higher terrain along the Continental
Divide, especially north of Cottonwood Pass.

$$

23/Hodanish

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
335 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-210845-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
335 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017 /235 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

There is a slight chance for an isolated thunderstorm or two
across south central Kansas late this afternoon and early
evening. Severe weather is not expected.

Strong south winds and low relative humidity will create elevated
fire weather conditions this afternoon. Outdoor burning is
discouraged.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Lightning: Limited risk
* Non-thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
* Fire weather: Elevated risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

Strong to marginally severe thunderstorms will be possible across
south central Kansas Saturday afternoon and evening. Storms will
be capable of producing up to quarter size hail and gusty winds up
to 60 mph.

Gusty north winds will develop behind a cold front moving across
western Kansas during the day Saturday. Outdoor burning is
discouraged.

Near to slightly below freezing temperatures will be possible
across west central and western portions of southwest Kansas late
Saturday night into early Sunday morning.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Saturday
  - Lightning: Elevated risk
  - Severe thunderstorm: Limited risk
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Significant risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Sunday
  - Freeze: Significant risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Monday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Freeze: Elevated risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Wednesday
  - Freeze: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Thursday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Freeze: Elevated risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

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