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WWUS75 KMSO 310939
NPWMSO

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE STRONG WINDS TODAY...

MTZ007-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE EVENING. CROSS WINDS ON THE
  INTERSTATES AND VERY ERRATIC WINDS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE
  FRONT AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. INTERSTATE-90 FROM GARRISON JUNCTION
  THROUGH DEER LODGE AND BUTTE WILL BE AFFECTED AS WELL AS
  INTERSTATE-15 FROM DIVIDE THROUGH ELK PARK.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS 25 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH AND
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS OVER 50 MPH ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY
  12 GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

IDZ010-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING:A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA
  THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING STRONG WINDS ALONG HIGHWAY 28 FROM LONE
  PINE THROUGH GILMORE SUMMIT AND LEMHI WHICH MAY CAUSE
  DIFFICULTIES FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BANNOCK PASS...HIGHWAY 28 TENDOY TO
  LONE PINE...HIGHWAY 93 LOST TRAIL PASS TO GIBBONSVILLE... LEMHI
  PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

MTZ003-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.LW.Y.0002.150331T1800Z-150401T0600Z/
FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY ESPECIALLY AROUND NOON
  AND WILL PEAK IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. EXPECT
  CHOPPY CONDITIONS ON THE LAKE, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE EASTERN
  SHORES.

* WINDS: WESTERLY AT 20 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OVER 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...FLATHEAD LAKE...FLATHEAD VALLEY...
   MISSION VALLEY...POLSON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

NOTE...THE EXPERIMENTAL WAVE HEIGHT FORECASTS ARE REPRESENTATIVE
OF THE MID LAKE WATERS AND DOWNWIND SHORES. WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE
SIGNIFICANTLY LESS ON UPWIND SHORES.

&&

$$





000
WWUS75 KMSO 310939
NPWMSO

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE STRONG WINDS TODAY...

MTZ007-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: A COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING
  STRONG GUSTY WINDS THROUGH THE EVENING. CROSS WINDS ON THE
  INTERSTATES AND VERY ERRATIC WINDS DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF THE
  FRONT AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. INTERSTATE-90 FROM GARRISON JUNCTION
  THROUGH DEER LODGE AND BUTTE WILL BE AFFECTED AS WELL AS
  INTERSTATE-15 FROM DIVIDE THROUGH ELK PARK.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS 25 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH AND
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS OVER 50 MPH ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BUTTE...GEORGETOWN LAKE...HIGHWAY
  12 GARRISON TO ELLISTON...HOMESTAKE PASS...MACDONALD PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

IDZ010-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.WI.Y.0004.150331T2100Z-150401T0600Z/
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING:A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA
  THIS AFTERNOON CAUSING STRONG WINDS ALONG HIGHWAY 28 FROM LONE
  PINE THROUGH GILMORE SUMMIT AND LEMHI WHICH MAY CAUSE
  DIFFICULTIES FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* WINDS: AFTERNOON WINDS OF 30 MPH WITH REGULAR GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...BANNOCK PASS...HIGHWAY 28 TENDOY TO
  LONE PINE...HIGHWAY 93 LOST TRAIL PASS TO GIBBONSVILLE... LEMHI
  PASS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

MTZ003-010600-
/O.NEW.KMSO.LW.Y.0002.150331T1800Z-150401T0600Z/
FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
339 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MISSOULA HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS/TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY ESPECIALLY AROUND NOON
  AND WILL PEAK IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. EXPECT
  CHOPPY CONDITIONS ON THE LAKE, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE EASTERN
  SHORES.

* WINDS: WESTERLY AT 20 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OVER 30 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...FLATHEAD LAKE...FLATHEAD VALLEY...
   MISSION VALLEY...POLSON

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

NOTE...THE EXPERIMENTAL WAVE HEIGHT FORECASTS ARE REPRESENTATIVE
OF THE MID LAKE WATERS AND DOWNWIND SHORES. WAVE HEIGHTS MAY BE
SIGNIFICANTLY LESS ON UPWIND SHORES.

&&

$$




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