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High Wind Watch

Statement as of 1:14 PM MST on November 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on November 24, 2017

... High wind watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through late
Thursday night...

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a high wind
watch... which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through late
Thursday night.

* Impacts/timing: a strong cold front moving through the northern
rockies on Thanksgiving day, has the potential to produce
strong, and potentially damaging wind gusts. Impacting area
trees and powerlines, starting late afternoon Thursday across
northwestern Montana, and during the evening after sunset for
the rest of western Montana.

* Winds: west-southwest winds sustained at 25 to 35 mph, with
gusts of 50 to 60 mph along the cold front.

* Locations impacted include: bad Rock Canyon, Essex, Highway 83
Bigfork to Swan Lake, Marias Pass, Polebridge, Flathead Lake,
Flathead Valley, Mission Valley, Polson, Bitterroot valley,
Missoula, Highway 93 Sula to Lost Trail Pass, Lolo Pass,
Butte, Georgetown Lake, Highway 12 Garrison to Elliston,
Homestake pass, MacDonald Pass, Highway 200 Bonner to
Greenough, Highway 83 Seeley Lake to Condon, and I-90 East
Missoula to Bearmouth

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