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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1031 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...STRONG WIND POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.AN APPROACHING STRONG WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM THAT WILL BRING
COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF SNOW TO THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS...WILL ADVERSELY
AFFECT THE AREA FROM SOUTHERN AND EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY...EAST
THROUGH MOST OF NATRONA COUNTY WITH STRONG WINDS. THE WINDS WILL
THEN GENERALLY DECREASE IN SPEED SATURDAY EVENING.

WYZ019-020-100700-
/O.UPG.KRIW.HW.A.0018.161210T0700Z-161210T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.W.0026.161210T0700Z-161211T0100Z/
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...CASPER
1031 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM MST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM MST
SATURDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE AND BECOME STRONG
  AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND LAST THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELERS FROM SOUTH PASS...TO SWEETWATER STATION...
  MUDDY GAP...AND ON TO CASPER WILL POSSIBLY EXPERIENCE VERY
  STRONG CROSS WINDS AND SUDDEN GUSTS. ADDITIONALLY...THE WIND
  MAY MIX WITH GROUND SNOW AND CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW WITH SHARP REDUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
819 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...STRONG WINDS WILL RETURN TO THE ARLINGTON AREA LATE TONIGHT
AND SATURDAY MORNING...

WYZ110-100000-
/O.CAN.KCYS.HW.W.0029.000000T0000Z-161209T1900Z/
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.W.0030.161210T0700Z-161210T1900Z/
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
819 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED THIS MORNING...

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
THROUGH NOON MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH
WIND WARNING FOR THIS MORNING AS WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED. A HIGH
WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 65 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. STRONG AND GUSTY CROSSWINDS
  WILL POSE A SIGNIFICANT BLOW OVER RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND
  LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL LIMIT VISIBILITIES ALONG INTERSTATE 80 IN THESE AREAS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
537 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

AKZ025-100200-
/O.CON.PAJK.HW.W.0017.000000T0000Z-161210T2100Z/
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JUNEAU
537 AM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON AKST SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...DOWNTOWN JUNEAU...THANE...WEST JUNEAU AND DOUGLAS.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS 60 TO 70 MPH.

* TIMING...HIGHEST WINDS EXPECTED LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LOOSE OBJECTS MAY BE BLOWN AROUND. BLOWING SNOW MAY
  REDUCE VISIBILITY AT TIMES. DOWNED TREES AND LIMBS MAY RESULT
  IN POWER OUTAGES.

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.

THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED AT 5 PM AKST FRIDAY AFTERNOON OR
SOONER IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.

&&

$$

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