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Urgent Weather Messages

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WWUS75 KBYZ 132138

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Billings MT

238 PM MST Thu Dec 13 2018



MTZ065-066-142145-

/O.CON.KBYZ.HW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-181215T1200Z/

Livingston Area-Beartooth Foothills-

Including the cities of Livingston, Fishtail, and McLeod

238 PM MST Thu Dec 13 2018



...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST SATURDAY...



* TIMING...Through Friday night.



* WIND FORECAST...Very strong winds will continue through tonight.

  Expect wind gusts above 60 mph, with occasional gusts to 70 mph.

  Winds will decrease some on Friday, but stay strong through at

  least Friday night.



* IMPACTS...Very strong crosswinds along I-90 from Livingston to 

  Springdale, and local roads around Nye, will make travel very 

  difficult and potentially dangerous. 



* WINDS...Gusts of 60 to 75 mph.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



Winds of these magnitudes can cause property damage without extra

precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use

caution until the winds subside.



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http://weather.gov/Billings



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WWUS75 KGGW 130008

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Glasgow MT

508 PM MST Wed Dec 12 2018



...HIGH WIND WARNING HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE...



...GUSTY WINDS ARE STILL POSSIBLE THIS EVENING...



MTZ060-130115-

/O.EXP.KGGW.HW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-181213T0000Z/

Southwest Phillips-

Including the city of Zortman

508 PM MST Wed Dec 12 2018



...HIGH WIND WARNING HAS EXPIRED...



Gusty winds will continue at times this evening. However, winds

should remain below warning criteria. Therefore, the warning has

been allowed to expire.



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WWUS75 KTFX 132347

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Great Falls MT

447 PM MST Thu Dec 13 2018



MTZ009-010-048-140100-

/O.EXP.KTFX.HW.W.0010.000000T0000Z-181214T0000Z/

Northern Rocky Mountain Front-Eastern Glacier-

Southern Rocky Mountain Front-

Including Logan Pass, Marias Pass, Browning, Heart Butte, 

Cut Bank, Bynum, Choteau, and Augusta

447 PM MST Thu Dec 13 2018



...HIGH WIND WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...



The strong winds from yesterday and today are beginning to

diminish over the Rocky Mountain Front and in the Cut Bank area.

Thus the high wind warning will be allowed to expire at 5 PM.



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http://www.weather.gov/greatfalls



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