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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:59 AM MDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
9 PM MDT this evening...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
9 PM MDT this evening.

* Event: strong west winds with areas of blowing dust and wind
gusts to 50 mph.

* Timing: winds will increase through the late morning and become
the strongest in the mid to late afternoon hours. Winds will
diminish later this evening.

* Impact: strong winds will create hazardous driving conditions
for drivers of high profile vehicles and motorcycles. Blowing
dust will also restrict visibilities. Wildfire danger will be
elevated... be careful with flames and Sparks.

* Visibility: many areas will see visibilities slightly reduced
to three to five miles... but a few dust prone locations could
see visibilities reduced to less than 1/2 mile. Visibility
will improve after sunset.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.




Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 12:58 PM MDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MDT this evening
for strong winds and low humidity for fire weather zones
055... 056... 110... 111... 112 and 113...

* for elevations below 7500 feet mean sea level.

* Timing: 1 PM MDT to 8 PM MDT Wednesday.

* Wind: west 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Humidity: 7 to 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and high nfdrs fire danger
ratings will create extreme fire growth potential.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Fire Weather Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Connecticut - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Delaware - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
District of Columbia - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Florida - Flood Warning
Georgia - Flood Warning
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Massachusetts - Fire Weather Watch
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Public Information Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Blowing Dust Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Ohio - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Utah - Special Statement
Vermont - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Virginia - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Freeze Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement