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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 11:37 AM MDT on April 19, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 20, 2014


... High Wind Warning in effect from 9 PM this evening to 6 PM MDT
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a High
Wind Warning... which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 6 PM
MDT Sunday.

* Timing and main impact: west winds will increase late tonight
and become strong with the passage of a cold front Sunday
morning. Gusty west winds will continue through Sunday
afternoon. Travel will become difficult for high profile
vehicles and vehicles towing trailers.

* Winds: west winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph are likely.

* Locations affected include: Cut Bank... Chester... Shelby.

* To see a graphical representation of this hazard please visit
our web Page and click on the detailed hazards tab.

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.




Local Storm Report



04/18/2014 1005 am

Heart Butte, Pondera County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m50 mph, reported by mesonet.


            50 mph peak wind gust so far at Heart Butte RAWS site
            at 1005 am MDT. Also occurred at 305 PM MDT.




04/18/2014 0226 PM

8 miles WNW of Whitlash, Toole County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by mesonet.


            59 mph wind gust reported at Davis weather station 8
            miles WNW of Whitlash. Time is estimated.




04/18/2014 0237 PM

6 miles NNW of Sunburst, Toole County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by dept of highways.


            47 mph wind gust reported at Sweetgrass port of entry
            Mt dot site at 237 PM MDT. Sustained wind was 37 mph.




04/18/2014 1005 am

Heart Butte, Pondera County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m50 mph, reported by mesonet.


            50 mph peak wind gust so far at Heart Butte RAWS site
            at 1005 am MDT. Also occurred at 305 PM MDT.





04/18/2014 0237 PM

6 miles NNW of Sunburst, Toole County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by dept of highways.


            47 mph wind gust reported at Sweetgrass port of entry
            Mt dot site at 237 PM MDT. Sustained wind was 37 mph.





04/18/2014 0226 PM

8 miles WNW of Whitlash, Toole County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by mesonet.


            59 mph wind gust reported at Davis weather station 8
            miles WNW of Whitlash. Time is estimated.



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