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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 2:24 AM MST on February 28, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/
this evening...

* timing... from 5 am CST /4 am MST/ to PM CST /8 PM MST/ Tuesday.

* Winds... southwest 30 to 50 mph with gusts to around 60 to 65 mph
in the afternoon. Early Tuesday evening west 30 to 40 mph with
gusts to around 55 to 60 mph.

* Impacts... these winds could make driving difficult for
motorists driving high profile vehicles such as campers, vans
and tractor trailers.

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 3:04 AM MST on February 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on February 28, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am CST /10 am MST/
this morning to 7 PM CST /6 PM MST/ this evening for relative
humidity of 15 percent or less, 20 foot winds of 20 mph or more,
and very high fire danger...

* wind... 20 to 40 mph in lower elevations. 30 to 45 mph in the
mountains.

* Humidity... 7 to 15 percent.

* Fire danger... extreme.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This is a dangerous fire weather situation. Strong winds and very
low relative humidities combined with todays above normal
temperatures resulting in weather conditions favorable for fires
that may be difficult to control. In the past, weather patterns
like this have resulted in the multiple occurrence of large
fires.





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Michigan - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Montana - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning
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North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Texas - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
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West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
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Wyoming - High Wind Warning
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