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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 4:01 AM MST on February 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST this
afternoon...

* timing... strong winds will continue through much of today. The
strongest winds will be south of Gillette and west of Newcastle.

* Winds... southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts... the high winds can blow down large trees and damage
roofs, small outbuildings, and signs. Sudden wind gusts can
cause drivers to lose control, especially in lightweight or
high profile vehicles. Strong winds can cause blowing dust,
reduced visibility, and flying debris. Trees may blow down on
roads and trails.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means 40 mph winds... or gusts over 60 mph...
are expected or occurring.





Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 4:08 AM MST on February 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Blowing dust health alert in effect for the Powder River basin of
northeastern Wyoming until 500 PM this afternoon...

Southwesterly winds will remain strong and gusty across much of the
basin through this afternoon. The strongest winds will generally be
around and south of Gillette. Sustained wind speeds will mostly be
25 to 40 mph, with gusts up to 60 mph. Wind speeds will decrease late
this afternoon and early evening.

The Wyoming air quality division recommends the elderly, Young
children, and individuals with respiratory problems avoid
excessive physical exertion and minimize outdoor activities during
this time. Although these people are most susceptible to health
impacts, the air quality division also advises that everyone
should avoid prolonged exposure to the poor air quality
conditions.


408 am MST Tue Feb 21 2017

... Blowing dust health alert in effect for the Powder River basin of
northeastern Wyoming until 500 PM this afternoon...

Southwesterly winds will remain strong and gusty across much of the
basin through this afternoon. The strongest winds will generally be
around and south of Gillette. Sustained wind speeds will mostly be
25 to 40 mph, with gusts up to 60 mph. Wind speeds will decrease late
this afternoon and early evening.

The Wyoming air quality division recommends the elderly, Young
children, and individuals with respiratory problems avoid
excessive physical exertion and minimize outdoor activities during
this time. Although these people are most susceptible to health
impacts, the air quality division also advises that everyone
should avoid prolonged exposure to the poor air quality
conditions.



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