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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
334 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

MTZ009-030000-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0026.000000T0000Z-140903T0000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS
334 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT THROUGH THE DAY TODAY.
  THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR FROM LATE THIS MORNING
  THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONALLY...RIDGE TOPS IN THE GLACIER
  PARK REGION...INCLUDING THE LOGAN PASS AREA...ARE LIKELY TO
  EXPERIENCE THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH...WITH GUSTS FROM
  60 TO 70 MPH.

* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS COULD CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGH 2 FROM MARIAS PASS
  TO EAST GLACIER PARK.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...LOGAN
  PASS AND EAST GLACIER PARK.

* 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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