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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
252 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY STRONG WIND POSSIBLE AGAIN ALONG AND EAST OF THE ABSAROKA
MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.STRONG MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS MAY COMBINE WITH FAVORABLE ATMOSPHERIC
CONDITIONS TO PRODUCE VERY STRONG TO HIGH WINDS IN THE ABSAROKA
MOUNTAINS AND CODY FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

WYZ002-252200-
/O.EXT.KRIW.HW.A.0017.141026T0600Z-141026T1800Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-
252 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE HIGH WIND WATCH CONTINUES IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT TONIGHT AND MAY BECOME VERY STRONG TO POTENTIALLY DAMAGING
  AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS WILL LIKELY PEAK NEAR OR JUST BEFORE
  SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* WIND...WEST 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 70 TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELLERS OVER THE CHIEF JOSEPH HIGHWAY AND OTHER
  HEADING INTO THE ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR VERY
  STRONG TO DANGEROUS WEST WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THESE
  WINDS COULD BE STRONG ENOUGH TO BLOW OVER HIGH PROFILE OR
  LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES. HUNTERS SHOULD ALSO USE CAUTION AS THESE
  VERY STRONG WINDS COULD CAUSE SOME WEAKER TREES TO TOPPLE OVER.
  USE CAUTION AND STAY TUNED FOR THE LATEST FORECAST ON THIS
  POTENTIAL HIGH WIND SITUATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ003-252200-
/O.EXT.KRIW.HW.A.0017.141026T0600Z-141026T1800Z/
CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
252 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE HIGH WIND WATCH CONTINUES IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT TONIGHT AND MAY BECOME VERY STRONG AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING
  AFTER MIDNIGHT. WINDS WILL LIKELY PEAK NEAR OR JUST BEFORE
  SUNRISE SUNDAY.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 60 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELLERS ALONG HIGHWAY 120 FROM JUST SOUTH OF CODY
  TO THE CLARK AREA SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WIND
  CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. VERY STRONG AND ERRATIC
  WEST WIND GUSTS COULD OCCUR ANYWHERE ALONG THE ROUTE BUT WILL BE
  MOST PREVALENT JUST SOUTH OF CODY AND NEAR TO A FEW MILES SOUTH
  OF CLARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

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