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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
343 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND SOME BLOWING DUST LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TONIGHT...

IDZ017-021-022-312100-
/O.NEW.KPIH.WI.Y.0006.150331T2100Z-150401T0900Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...OAKLEY
343 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE STRONGEST WILL LIKELY OCCUR
  BETWEEN 5PM AND JUST PAST MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
  POCATELLO...AMERICAN FALLS...BLACKFOOT AND OAKLEY.

* IMPACTS...LARGER VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER DIFFICULT DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. BLOWING DUST AND LOW VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED. THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS WOULD BE IMPACTED THE MOST BY BLOWING
  DUST...I-15 AND U-S 91 NORTH OF POCATELLO...I-86 FROM POCATELLO
  THROUGH MASSACRE ROCKS...PORTIONS OF THE ARBON AND ROCKLAND
  VALLEYS...I-84 FROM THE I-86 JUNCTION TO THE UTAH BORDER AND
  STATE HIGHWAY 39 FROM AMERICAN FALLS THROUGH ABERDEEN AND
  STERLING.

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.

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