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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
647 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

IDZ017-021-022-222230-
/O.CON.KPIH.WI.Y.0043.141222T1800Z-141223T0400Z/
EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY-LOWER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLEY...RUPERT...SHOSHONE...CAREY...
POCATELLO...BLACKFOOT...OAKLEY
647 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM MST THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...FROM 1100 AM UNTIL 900 PM MST. STRONGEST WIND SHOULD
  OCCUR FROM 200 PM UNTIL 500 PM.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...THE EASTERN MAGIC VALLEY AND THE LOWER SNAKE
  RIVER PLAIN...MAINLY ALONG THE INTERSTATE CORRIDOR FROM BURLEY
  TO POCATELLO. IT ALSO INCLUDES THE GOOSE CREEK...RAFT
  RIVER...AND ROCKLAND VALLEYS IN SOUTHERN IDAHO.

* IMPACTS...WIND THIS STRONG CAN MAKE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE
  DIFFICULT WHEN IT IS A CROSS WIND. THE ONLY MITIGATION IS TO
  DRIVE AT SLOWER SPEEDS. THE WIND CAN ALSO BRING DOWN
  BRANCHES... TREES...AND POWER LINES. SECURE LIGHT OBJECTS THAT
  ARE USUALLY KEPT OUTSIDE YOUR HOME.

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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