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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
346 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON...

.STRONG WEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 MPH WILL BE
CONTINUE MAINLY WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER FOR THE REMAINDER OF
THE AFTERNOON. DURING THE PAST HOUR...THERE WERE 46 MPH WIND GUSTS
NEAR KELLOGG IN WABASHA COUNTY AND KASSON IN DODGE COUNTY. BOTH OF
THESE LOCATIONS ARE IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.

HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES MAY HAVE DIFFICULTY DRIVING. THE WINDS WILL
QUICKLY SUBSIDE EARLY THIS EVENING.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-292300-
/O.CON.KARX.WI.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-WABASHA-DODGE-
OLMSTED-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...CHARLES CITY...OELWEIN...
ROCHESTER...AUSTIN
346 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* STRONG WEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL
  BE SEEN ACROSS SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND NORTHEAST IOWA FOR THE
  THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.

* HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES COULD HAVE DIFFICULTY TRAVELING DUE TO
  THE STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER...
OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE
DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

BOYNE

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
327 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

MNZ002-003-015-016-022-023-027>031-040-NDZ028>030-038-039-049-052-
053-300000-
/O.CON.KFGF.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150330T0000Z/
NORMAN-CLAY-EAST POLK-NORTH CLEARWATER-MAHNOMEN-SOUTH CLEARWATER-
WEST BECKER-EAST BECKER-WILKIN-WEST OTTER TAIL-EAST OTTER TAIL-
GRANT-GRIGGS-STEELE-TRAILL-BARNES-CASS-RANSOM-SARGENT-RICHLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HALSTAD...MOORHEAD...FOSSTON...BAGLEY...
MAHNOMEN...LAKE ITASCA...DETROIT LAKES...WOLF LAKE...
BRECKENRIDGE...FERGUS FALLS...NEW YORK MILLS...ELBOW LAKE...
COOPERSTOWN...FINLEY...MAYVILLE...VALLEY CITY...FARGO...LISBON...
GWINNER...WAHPETON
327 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
311 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TODAY...

.GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
IOWA TODAY AS A FAST MOVING STORM SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH THE
REGION.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>028-033>039-044>049-057>060-070-071-292300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-SAC-CALHOUN-
WEBSTER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-CASS-ADAIR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...SAC CITY...
LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...SCHALLER...EARLY...
ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...
WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...
REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...
DENISON...CARROLL...JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...
AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...
PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...DES MOINES...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...
STUART...ADAIR...FONTANELLE
311 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH...
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...
  UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
311 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TODAY...

.GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
IOWA TODAY AS A FAST MOVING STORM SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH THE
REGION.

IAZ050-061-062-072>074-081>084-292300-
/O.EXA.KDMX.WI.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
TAMA-JASPER-POWESHIEK-MADISON-WARREN-MARION-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-
LUCAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...
GLADBROOK...NEWTON...GRINNELL...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...INDIANOLA...
NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...CORNING...CRESTON...
OSCEOLA...CHARITON
311 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH...
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...
  UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
308 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS TO CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING...

.DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS WILL
LEAD TO STRONG SOUTH WINDS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN COASTAL BEND.

TXZ242>244-292300-
/O.CON.KCRP.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...
PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS
308 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH 6 PM THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...25 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LOOSE OBJECTS OUTSIDE SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND PATIO
  FURNITURE MAY BE TOSSED ABOUT. DRIVING CAN BE DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GREATER...
OR WIND GUSTS AROUND 40 MPH OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

CB

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
258 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

MNZ039-046-SDZ007-008-011-019>023-300000-
/O.CON.KABR.WI.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150330T0000Z/
TRAVERSE-BIG STONE-MARSHALL-ROBERTS-DAY-CLARK-CODINGTON-GRANT-
HAMLIN-DEUEL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHEATON...ORTONVILLE...BRITTON...
SISSETON...WEBSTER...CLARK...WATERTOWN...MILBANK...CASTLEWOOD...
CLEAR LAKE
258 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

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

* IMPACTS...DUE TO VERY STRONG WINDS...FIRE DANGER WILL BE VERY
  HIGH TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER
ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$
SD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1256 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG SOUTH WINDS EXPECTED ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COASTLINE
TODAY...

.THE COMBINATION OF THE SURFACE LOW PRESSURE AREA DEVELOPING OVER
THE CENTRAL PLAINS STATES AND A SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE AREA OVER
THE GULF COAST REGION WILL PRODUCE STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS
CAMERON...WILLACY AND KENEDY COUNTIES STARTING AROUND MIDDAY AND
CONTINUING INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

TXZ251-254>257-300000-
/O.CON.KBRO.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150330T0000Z/
KENEDY-INLAND WILLACY-INLAND CAMERON-COASTAL WILLACY-
COASTAL CAMERON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SARITA...RAYMONDVILLE...BROWNSVILLE...
HARLINGEN...PORT MANSFIELD...PORT ISABEL...SOUTH PADRE ISLAND...
LAGUNA HEIGHTS...LAGUNA VISTA
1256 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...MIDDAY SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS FROM 25 TO 35 MPH WITH BRIEF GUSTS FROM 35
  TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOVE LIGHT AND MODERATE WEIGHT ITEMS...SUCH AS PATIO
  FURNITURE...EMPTY TRASH CANS...AND PORTABLE BASKETBALL POSTS...
   INDOORS. HIGH PROFILE OR LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES MAY BE
  DIFFICULT TO DRIVE...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES OR OVERPASSES AND
  IN CROSS WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
30 TO 39 MPH FOR AT LEAST 2 HOURS...AND OR FREQUENT GUSTS WILL
RANGE BETWEEN 40 AND 57 MPH.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1248 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015


IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ040-055-056-061-062-066-067-069>071-300000-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150330T0000Z/
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-
MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
ORANGE CITY...SIOUX CENTER...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...
SPENCER...LE MARS...CHEROKEE...STORM LAKE...SIOUX CITY...
IDA GROVE...HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK...TYLER...HENDRICKS...
LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...
MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...
LUVERNE...WAKEFIELD...PONCA...ALLEN...SOUTH SIOUX CITY...
BROOKINGS...MADISON...FLANDREAU...SALEM...CANISTOTA...
BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...
MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...
HARRISBURG...YANKTON...VERMILLION...NORTH SIOUX CITY...
BERESFORD...ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON
1248 PM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS
  BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNSET.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH.  WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1116 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS LATER TODAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 30 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

MNZ042-043-049>051-057>063-066>070-075>078-083>085-092-093-292300-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
TODD-MORRISON-STEARNS-BENTON-SHERBURNE-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-WRIGHT-
HENNEPIN-ANOKA-RAMSEY-WASHINGTON-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-CARVER-SCOTT-
DAKOTA-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-RICE-GOODHUE-BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-
FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG PRAIRIE...LITTLE FALLS...
ST. CLOUD...FOLEY...ELK RIVER...WILLMAR...LITCHFIELD...
MONTICELLO...MINNEAPOLIS...BLAINE...ST. PAUL...STILLWATER...
HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...CHASKA...SHAKOPEE...HASTINGS...ST. PETER...
LE SUEUR...FARIBAULT...RED WING...MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA...
BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
1116 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR
  ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1116 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS LATER TODAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 30 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

MNZ041-047-048-054>056-064-065-073-074-082-091-292300-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
RENVILLE-REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...
MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. JAMES...FAIRMONT
1116 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

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

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR
  ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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