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High Wind Warning
Statement as of 11:37 AM MDT op 19 april 2014

...High Wind Warning in effect from 9 PM this evening to 6 PM MDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a High Wind Warning...which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 6 PM MDT Sunday. The high wind watch is no longer in effect.

* Timing and main impact: west winds will increase late this evening and become strong with the passage of a cold front early Sunday morning. Gusty west winds will continue through Sunday afternoon. Travel will become difficult for high profile vehicles and vehicles towing trailers.

* Winds: west winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts to 65 mph are likely.

* Locations affected include: Choteau...Browning...Marias Pass.

* To see a graphical representation of this hazard please visit our web Page and click on the detailed hazards tab.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

Local Storm Report

04/18/2014 1245 PM

4 miles SSE of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m70 mph, reported by co-op observer.

04/18/2014 0900 am

13 miles WSW of Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m62 mph, reported by mesonet.

62 mph wind gust reported at Logan Pass visitors center at 9 am MDT.

04/18/2014 0240 PM

1 miles E of east Glacier pburst, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m58 mph, reported by dept of highways.

04/18/2014 0307 PM

3 miles SW of Cut Bank, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by ASOS.

59 mph gust at Cut Bank Municipal Airport ASOS at 307 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0321 PM

1 miles E of east Glacier pistown, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m61 mph, reported by dept of highways.

Peak wind gust of 61 mph at two medicine Mt dot site at 321 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0321 PM

8 miles se of east Glacier Glacier pistown, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by mesonet.

64 mph wind gust reported at Deep Creek RAWS site at 321 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0120 PM

2 miles NW of Pendroy, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by dept of highways.

04/18/2014 0500 PM

13 miles W of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m62 mph, reported by mesonet.

62 mph wind gust at dellwo mcscn site at 5 PM MDT. Sustained winds have been 40 to 41 mph from 445 PM until at least 515 PM.

04/18/2014 0621 PM

8 miles se of east Glacier rade, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m71 mph, reported by mesonet.

71 mph peak wind gust so far at Deep Creek RAWS site at 621 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0700 PM

13 miles WSW of Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m95 mph, reported by mesonet.

95 mph peak wind gust so far at Logan Pass visitors center at 7 PM MDT. Gusts have been mostly in excess of 60 mph since 9 am MDT.

04/18/2014 0145 PM

6 miles WNW of Browning, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by ASOS.

Peak wind gust of 47 mph at Starr Browning airstrip automated observing site at 145 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0224 PM

3 miles SW of Cut Bank, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m55 mph, reported by ASOS.

04/18/2014 0145 PM

6 miles WNW of Browning, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m47 mph, reported by ASOS.

Peak wind gust of 47 mph at Starr Browning airstrip automated observing site at 145 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0621 PM

8 miles se of east Glacier , Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m71 mph, reported by mesonet.

71 mph peak wind gust so far at Deep Creek RAWS site at 621 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0321 PM

8 miles se of east Glacier , Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m64 mph, reported by mesonet.

64 mph wind gust reported at Deep Creek RAWS site at 321 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0321 PM

1 miles E of east Glacier p, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m61 mph, reported by dept of highways.

Peak wind gust of 61 mph at two medicine Mt dot site at 321 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0700 PM

13 miles WSW of Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m95 mph, reported by mesonet.

95 mph peak wind gust so far at Logan Pass visitors center at 7 PM MDT. Gusts have been mostly in excess of 60 mph since 9 am MDT.

04/18/2014 0900 am

13 miles WSW of Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m62 mph, reported by mesonet.

62 mph wind gust reported at Logan Pass visitors center at 9 am MDT.

04/18/2014 0500 PM

13 miles W of Bynum, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m62 mph, reported by mesonet.

62 mph wind gust at dellwo mcscn site at 5 PM MDT. Sustained winds have been 40 to 41 mph from 445 PM until at least 515 PM.

04/18/2014 0307 PM

3 miles SW of Cut Bank, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by ASOS.

59 mph gust at Cut Bank Municipal Airport ASOS at 307 PM MDT.

04/18/2014 0224 PM

3 miles SW of Cut Bank, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m55 mph, reported by ASOS.

04/18/2014 0240 PM

1 miles E of east Glacier p, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m58 mph, reported by dept of highways.

04/18/2014 0240 PM

Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m58 mph, reported by mesonet.

04/18/2014 0221 PM

Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m58 mph, reported by mesonet.

04/18/2014 1200 PM

13 miles WSW of Saint Mary, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m69 mph, reported by mesonet.

04/18/2014 0224 PM

3 miles SW of Cut Bank, Glacier County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust m55 mph, reported by ASOS.

04/18/2014 0120 PM

2 miles NW of Pendroy, Teton County.

Non-thunderstorm wind gust M59 mph, reported by dept of highways.

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