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Watches & Warnings

High Wind Warning
Issued: 2:33 PM MST Dec. 11, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning in effect from 6 am to 5 PM MST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Great Falls has issued a High
Wind Warning, which is in effect from 6 am to 5 PM MST Wednesday.
The high wind watch is no longer in effect.

* Winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing... breezy and gusty winds Tuesday night will begin to
increase further across north-central Montana Wednesday morning.
These strong winds are expected to peak during the late morning
and early afternoon hours on Wednesday, before gradually
dissipating during the evening hours on Wednesday.

* Impacts... isolated power outages are possible. Travel will be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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.