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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:24 AM MDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 24, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from noon today to
midnight MDT tonight...

* timing... winds will increase in the late morning and attain
maximum speeds from the mid afternoon into the evening.

* Winds... west winds will have sustained speeds up to 40 mph and
gusts around 60 mph with strongest gusts along eastern facing
slopes.

* Impacts... the high winds will cause blowing dust with the
visibility less than a half mile over a few locations. Thus
dangerous driving conditions will occur... especially for high
profile vehicles. The winds may also damage a few buildings
and cause other property damage including blowing down trees
and power lines.

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.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 6:51 AM MDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on March 23, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM MDT
this evening for strong winds and low relative humidities for
fire weather zones 055, 056, and 112...

* affected areas... fire weather zone 055. Fire weather zone 056.
Fire weather zone 112.

* Wind... west southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 50 mph or
more.

* Humidity... 9% to 15%

* impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Be careful if you have to operate gas or electrical powered
machinery outside. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.


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