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Special Weather Statement

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WWUS85 KBYZ 300821
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
221 AM MDT THU APR 30 2015
 
MTZ032-033-036-037-300915-
CARTER MT-POWDER RIVER MT-FALLON MT-CUSTER MT-
221 AM MDT THU APR 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 219 AM MDT...A COLD FRONT WITH STRONG WIND GUSTS WAS LOCATED NEAR 
MIZPAH TO NEAR BIDDLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH. WIND GUSTS TO 51 
MPH WERE REPORTED WITH THE FRONT AS IT MOVED THROUGH MILES CITY.

WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THE COLD FRONT MOVES 
THROUGH THE AREA...CREATING AREAS OF BLOWING DUST AND DIFFICULT 
CROSSWINDS FOR DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BAKER...BROADUS...EKALAKA...RIDGEWAY...BIDDLE...ALZADA...PLEVNA...
ISMAY...OLLIE...RIDGE...KNOWLTON...WILLARD...WESTMORE...CAPITOL...
WEBSTER...OLIVE...ALBION...BELLTOWER...LOCATE AND MILL IRON.

LAT...LON 4500 10568 4683 10564 4666 10557 4666 10550
      4657 10544 4657 10524 4654 10524 4654 10499
      4668 10460 4664 10404 4500 10404
TIME...MOT...LOC 0819Z 273DEG 65KT 4692 10528 4481 10525 

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