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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
336 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

IDZ020-230400-
/O.EXA.KPIH.WI.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-141223T0400Z/
UPPER SNAKE RIVER PLAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IDAHO FALLS...REXBURG...RIGBY
336 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...NOW UNTIL 900 PM MST. STRONGEST WIND SHOULD OCCUR FROM
  200 PM UNTIL 600 PM.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...THE ARCO DESERT INCLUDING THE INL
  COMPLEX...IDAHO FALLS...AND ROBERTS.

* 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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