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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
404 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

WAZ516-517-201700-
/O.CON.KSEW.HW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141220T1700Z/
NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEAH BAY...LA PUSH...FORKS...HOQUIAM...
ABERDEEN...WESTPORT...OCEAN SHORES
404 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS
MORNING FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COAST...

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...LA PUSH...FORKS...PACIFIC BEACH...
  OCEAN SHORES...WESTPORT...HOQUIAM.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK EARLY THIS MORNING...THEN EASE BY LATE
  MORNING.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 50
  MPH...SHIFTING SOUTHWEST THIS MORNING AND EASING TO 15 TO 30
  MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS CAN KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND WEAK
  TREES...AND CAUSE POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS THAT A HAZARDOUS WIND EVENT IS IMMINENT
OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
404 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

WAZ001-503-510-202000-
/O.CON.KSEW.HW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-141220T2000Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIDAY HARBOR...BELLINGHAM...BLAINE...
LYNDEN...PORT TOWNSEND...PORT LUDLOW
404 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY FOR
PARTS OF THE NORTH INTERIOR OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS...BELLINGHAM...
  BIRCH BAY...LUMMI ISLAND...WHIDBEY ISLAND AND THE PORT TOWNSEND
  AREA.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PEAK DURING THE EARLY MORNING...THEN BEGIN
  EASING LATE THIS MORNING.

* WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 40 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
  55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS CAN KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND WEAK
  TREES...AND CAUSE POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS THAT A HAZARDOUS WIND EVENT IS IMMINENT
OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...ALONG CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON AND THE
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.

ORZ510-511-202300-
/O.UPG.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON-CENTRAL OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUFUR...MAUPIN...BEND...MADRAS...
PRINEVILLE...REDMOND
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST SUNDAY.
THE WIND ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...INCLUDING
  HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO BE
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...ALONG CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON AND THE
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.

WAZ521-202300-
/O.UPG.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...GOLDENDALE
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST SUNDAY.
THE WIND ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...INCLUDING
  HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO BE
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...ALONG CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON AND THE
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.

ORZ508-202300-
/O.UPG.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
/O.NEW.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPPNER...CONDON...FOSSIL
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST SUNDAY.
THE WIND ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...INCLUDING
  HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE EXTREME
CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO BE
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
319 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

MTZ009-048-202230-
/O.CON.KTFX.HW.W.0037.000000T0000Z-141222T0000Z/
NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
CHOTEAU
319 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SUNDAY.

* TIMING AND WINDS: STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL TAPER TO AROUND 30 MPH
  LATER TODAY THEN BECOME STRONGER AGAIN LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY
  MORNING. WIND GUSTS LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY WILL EXCEED 65 MPH
  AT TIMES.

* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT
  DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHOTEAU...BROWNING...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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND INTENSIFY OVER THE HIGH PLAINS SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY...STRENGTHENING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS SOUTHEAST
WYOMING. AS A RESULT...WINDS WILL INCREASE FOR THE WIND PRONE AREAS
SUCH AS ARLINGTON...BORDEAUX AND THE INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT BEGINNING
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND LASTING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

WYZ106-110-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.HW.A.0027.141221T0700Z-141222T0700Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.W.0038.141221T0700Z-141222T0700Z/
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BORDEAUX...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
MST SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT MST
SUNDAY NIGHT. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. THERE MAY BE A BLOW OVER
  RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG
  INTERSTATE 25 NORTH OF CHEYENNE AND ALONG INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN
  LARAMIE AND RAWLINS DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS.

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. FOR DETAILED ROAD
AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN WYOMING AND NEBRASKA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND INTENSIFY OVER THE HIGH PLAINS SATURDAY
NIGHT AND SUNDAY...STRENGTHENING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS SOUTHEAST
WYOMING. AS A RESULT...WINDS WILL INCREASE FOR THE WIND PRONE AREAS
SUCH AS ARLINGTON...BORDEAUX AND THE INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT BEGINNING
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND LASTING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

WYZ116-117-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.HW.A.0027.141221T1600Z-141222T0700Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.W.0038.141221T1600Z-141222T0700Z/
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...
HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY MORNING TO MIDNIGHT
MST SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST SUNDAY
NIGHT. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS
  OF 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. THERE MAY BE A BLOW OVER
  RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG
  INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN LARAMIE AND CHEYENNE DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS.

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. FOR DETAILED ROAD
AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN WYOMING AND NEBRASKA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

JAMSKI

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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