High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
334 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...
LOGAN PASS
334 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT THROUGH THE DAY TODAY.
  THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR FROM LATE THIS MORNING
  THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONALLY...RIDGE TOPS IN THE GLACIER
  PARK REGION...INCLUDING THE LOGAN PASS AREA...ARE LIKELY TO
  EXPERIENCE THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WEST WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH...WITH GUSTS FROM
  60 TO 70 MPH.

* OTHER IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS COULD CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGH 2 FROM MARIAS PASS
  TO EAST GLACIER PARK.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: BROWNING...MARIAS PASS...LOGAN
  PASS AND EAST GLACIER PARK.

* 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.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1013 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...COLD FRONT TO BRING EARLY SEASON SNOW TO GLACIER NATIONAL PARK...

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG COLD FRONT FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR WILL CAUSE
RAIN AND SNOW IN GLACIER NATIONAL PARK TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

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NORTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...LOGAN PASS
1013 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT
WEDNESDAY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM MDT WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: PERIODS OF RAIN THIS EVENING WILL SWITCH
  TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL DIMINISH BY LATE MORNING. COLD
  AND WET CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS FOR THOSE UNPREPARED IN THE
  BACK COUNTRY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: ONE TO THREE INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET...UP TO
  AN INCH AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* ELEVATIONS: FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: LOGAN PASS

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THIS HAZARD PLEASE VISIT
  OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB:

* TO SEE A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION OF THE DEGREE OF STRESS ON
  YOUNG LIVESTOCK PLEASE VISIT OUR WEB PAGE AND CLICK ON THE C A
  N L LINK ON THE LEFT:

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

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