UT WFO GRAND JUNCTION Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO GRAND JUNCTION Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Monday, February 19, 2018

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WIND ADVISORY

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Grand Junction CO

1113 AM MST Mon Feb 19 2018

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE…Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, De Beque,

New Castle, Mesa, Parachute, Rifle, Silt, Montrose, Hotchkiss,

Delta, Gateway, Nucla, Cortez, Dove Creek, Mancos, Blanding,

Moab, Castle Valley, Monticello, Canyonlands National Park,

Dead Horse Point State Park, and Fry Canyon.

* WINDS…Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree

limbs could be blown down. Travel may be difficult, especially

for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that a significant wind event is expected

or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult. Use

extra caution.

People, especially those with respiratory illnesses, heart

disease, the elderly, and children are recommended to stay

indoors and avoid prolonged outdoor exercise or heavy exertion

due to wind-blown dust.

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE…Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, De Beque,

New Castle, Mesa, Parachute, Rifle, Silt, Montrose, Hotchkiss,

Delta, Gateway, Nucla, Cortez, Dove Creek, Mancos, Blanding,

Moab, Castle Valley, Monticello, Canyonlands National Park,

Dead Horse Point State Park, and Fry Canyon.

* WINDS…Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree

limbs could be blown down. Travel may be difficult, especially

for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that a significant wind event is expected

or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult. Use

extra caution.

People, especially those with respiratory illnesses, heart

disease, the elderly, and children are recommended to stay

indoors and avoid prolonged outdoor exercise or heavy exertion

due to wind-blown dust.

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE…Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, De Beque,

New Castle, Mesa, Parachute, Rifle, Silt, Montrose, Hotchkiss,

Delta, Gateway, Nucla, Cortez, Dove Creek, Mancos, Blanding,

Moab, Castle Valley, Monticello, Canyonlands National Park,

Dead Horse Point State Park, and Fry Canyon.

* WINDS…Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree

limbs could be blown down. Travel may be difficult, especially

for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that a significant wind event is expected

or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult. Use

extra caution.

People, especially those with respiratory illnesses, heart

disease, the elderly, and children are recommended to stay

indoors and avoid prolonged outdoor exercise or heavy exertion

due to wind-blown dust.

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS

AFTERNOON…

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE…Grand Junction, Fruita, Palisade, De Beque,

New Castle, Mesa, Parachute, Rifle, Silt, Montrose, Hotchkiss,

Delta, Gateway, Nucla, Cortez, Dove Creek, Mancos, Blanding,

Moab, Castle Valley, Monticello, Canyonlands National Park,

Dead Horse Point State Park, and Fry Canyon.

* WINDS…Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree

limbs could be blown down. Travel may be difficult, especially

for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that a significant wind event is expected

or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult. Use

extra caution.

People, especially those with respiratory illnesses, heart

disease, the elderly, and children are recommended to stay

indoors and avoid prolonged outdoor exercise or heavy exertion

due to wind-blown dust.

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