UT WFO SALT LAKE CITY Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO SALT LAKE CITY Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Saturday, March 3, 2018

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WIND ADVISORY

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT

538 PM MST Fri Mar 2 2018

…WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST SATURDAY…

* AFFECTED AREA…West Central and Southwest Utah.

* WINDS…South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts in excess of 50

mph.

* TIMING…Winds will remain strong and gusty through the early

evening hours, then diminish somewhat overnight before

strengthening again by late Saturday morning and continuing into

Saturday evening.

* IMPACTS…Strong crosswinds can be expected along all east-

west oriented routes including US Highway 50, which will make

high profile vehicles difficult to handle. Visibilities may be

reduced at times in blowing dust.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least

31 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory

area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can

make driving difficult.

…WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST SATURDAY…

* AFFECTED AREA…West Central and Southwest Utah.

* WINDS…South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts in excess of 50

mph.

* TIMING…Winds will remain strong and gusty through the early

evening hours, then diminish somewhat overnight before

strengthening again by late Saturday morning and continuing into

Saturday evening.

* IMPACTS…Strong crosswinds can be expected along all east-

west oriented routes including US Highway 50, which will make

high profile vehicles difficult to handle. Visibilities may be

reduced at times in blowing dust.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least

31 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Motorists in the advisory

area should be prepared for sudden gusty cross winds which can

make driving difficult.

…HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED…

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has cancelled the

High Wind Warning.

Winds have diminished behind a cold front. However, localized

gusts to 35 mph will remain possible through this evening.

…HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED…

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has cancelled the

High Wind Warning.

Winds have diminished behind a cold front. However, localized

gusts to 35 mph will remain possible through this evening.

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