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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
334 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...BLUSTERY WINDS TODAY...

.BLUSTERY WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL IOWA TODAY AS A FAST MOVING STORM SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH
THE REGION.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>025-033>035-044-045-291645-
/O.CON.KDMX.WI.Y.0003.150329T1500Z-150329T2300Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...SAC CITY...LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...SCHALLER...
EARLY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...
FORT DODGE...DENISON...CARROLL
334 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...FROM MID MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON WITH THE
  STRONGEST WINDS OCCURRING EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS
  OF 45 TO 50 MPH. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE NEAR THE MINNESOTA
  BORDER.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...
  UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
334 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...BLUSTERY WINDS TODAY...

.BLUSTERY WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL IOWA TODAY AS A FAST MOVING STORM SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH
THE REGION.

IAZ026>028-036>039-046>049-057>060-070-071-291645-
/O.EXA.KDMX.WI.Y.0003.150329T1500Z-150329T2300Z/
FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-GREENE-
BOONE-STORY-MARSHALL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-CASS-ADAIR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...
SHELL ROCK...GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...
WEBSTER CITY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...
REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...
JEFFERSON...BOONE...AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...AUDUBON...EXIRA...
GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...
ADEL...DES MOINES...ATLANTIC...GREENFIELD...STUART...ADAIR...
FONTANELLE
334 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATER THIS MORNING BEHIND AND COLD
  FRONT WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS OCCURRING EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS
  OF UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. IN ADDITION...
  UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
441 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ040-055-056-061-062-066-067-069>071-291745-
/O.CON.KFSD.WI.Y.0005.150329T1200Z-150330T0000Z/
LYON IA-OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-SIOUX-O`BRIEN-CLAY IA-PLYMOUTH-CHEROKEE-
BUENA VISTA-WOODBURY-IDA-LINCOLN MN-LYON MN-MURRAY-COTTONWOOD-
NOBLES-JACKSON-PIPESTONE-ROCK-DIXON-DAKOTA-BROOKINGS-LAKE-MOODY-
MCCOOK-MINNEHAHA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD-YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD...
LARCHWOOD...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD...ARNOLDS PARK...
ORANGE CITY...SIOUX CENTER...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...
SPENCER...LE MARS...CHEROKEE...STORM LAKE...SIOUX CITY...
IDA GROVE...HOLSTEIN...BATTLE CREEK...TYLER...HENDRICKS...
LAKE BENTON...IVANHOE...MARSHALL...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...
MOUNTAIN LAKE...WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD...PIPESTONE...
LUVERNE...WAKEFIELD...PONCA...ALLEN...SOUTH SIOUX CITY...
BROOKINGS...MADISON...FLANDREAU...SALEM...CANISTOTA...
BRIDGEWATER...MONTROSE...SIOUX FALLS...PARKER...CENTERVILLE...
MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON...LENNOX...TEA...
HARRISBURG...YANKTON...VERMILLION...NORTH SIOUX CITY...
BERESFORD...ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON
441 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS DEVELOPING MID MORNING THROUGH EARLY
  AFTERNOON. HIGHEST WIND GUSTS BEGIN MID TO LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* WEATHER CONDITIONS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE
31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH.  WINDS OF
THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA
PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE
CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
408 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS LATER TODAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA...NAMELY ALONG AND SOUTH OF I-94. SUSTAINED
NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE.

MNZ041-047-048-054>056-064-065-073-074-082-091-291715-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.150329T1400Z-150329T2300Z/
DOUGLAS-STEVENS-POPE-LAC QUI PARLE-SWIFT-CHIPPEWA-YELLOW MEDICINE-
RENVILLE-REDWOOD-BROWN-WATONWAN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALEXANDRIA...MORRIS...GLENWOOD...
MADISON...BENSON...MONTEVIDEO...GRANITE FALLS...OLIVIA...
REDWOOD FALLS...NEW ULM...ST. JAMES...FAIRMONT
408 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...FROM MID MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR
  ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
408 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS LATER TODAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF WESTERN AND
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA...NAMELY ALONG AND SOUTH OF I-94. SUSTAINED
NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE.

MNZ042-049-057-058-066-067-075-076-083>085-092-093-291715-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.150329T1600Z-150329T2300Z/
TODD-STEARNS-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-
BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG PRAIRIE...ST. CLOUD...WILLMAR...
LITCHFIELD...HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...ST. PETER...LE SUEUR...
MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA...BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
408 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR
  ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

JRB

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
356 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...STRONG WINDS DEVELOPING LATE THIS MORNING AND PERSISTING THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 MPH WILL
DEVELOP LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. LOOK
FOR THE WINDS TO INCREASE OUT OF THE WEST AROUND 11 AM BECOMING
NORTHWEST BY EARLY AFTERNOON. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES MAY HAVE
DIFFICULTY DRIVING ON NORTH SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS TODAY. THE WINDS
WILL SUBSIDE EARLY THIS EVENING.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-291700-
/O.NEW.KARX.WI.Y.0001.150329T1600Z-150329T2300Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-WABASHA-DODGE-
OLMSTED-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...CHARLES CITY...OELWEIN...
ROCHESTER...AUSTIN
356 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES COULD HAVE DIFFICULTY TRAVELING ON NORTH
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR HIGHER...
OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE
DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

WETENKAMP/04

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY FOR PARTS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA
TODAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING. STRONG
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT. WINDS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON SHOULD BE IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS FROM
40 TO 50 MPH.

IAZ043-055-056-NEZ034-044-045-050-051-065-291815-
/O.CON.KOAX.WI.Y.0005.150329T1500Z-150329T2100Z/
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-BURT-DODGE-WASHINGTON-BUTLER-SAUNDERS-
SEWARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONAWA...MAPLETON...MISSOURI VALLEY...
WOODBINE...LOGAN...DUNLAP...HARLAN...TEKAMAH...OAKLAND...LYONS...
DECATUR...FREMONT...BLAIR...DAVID CITY...WAHOO...ASHLAND...
YUTAN...SEWARD...MILFORD
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AROUND MID MORNING...PEAKING AT
  MIDDAY AND DECREASING BY MID AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO
  50 MPH...ARE ANTICIPATED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 30 TO
39 MPH OR GUSTS BETWEEN 45 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY FOR PARTS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA
TODAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING. STRONG
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT. WINDS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON SHOULD BE IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS FROM
40 TO 50 MPH.

NEZ011-012-015>018-030>033-042-043-291815-
/O.EXT.KOAX.WI.Y.0005.150329T1300Z-150329T2100Z/
KNOX-CEDAR-THURSTON-ANTELOPE-PIERCE-WAYNE-BOONE-MADISON-STANTON-
CUMING-PLATTE-COLFAX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CREIGHTON...BLOOMFIELD...CROFTON...
WAUSA...VERDIGRE...NIOBRARA...HARTINGTON...LAUREL...RANDOLPH...
COLERIDGE...PENDER...MACY...WALTHILL...WINNEBAGO...NELIGH...
ELGIN...PIERCE...PLAINVIEW...OSMOND...WAYNE...ALBION...
ST. EDWARD...NORFOLK...STANTON...WEST POINT...WISNER...COLUMBUS...
SCHUYLER
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
THIS AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING...PEAKING AROUND MIDDAY
  AND DECREASING BY MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO
  50 MPH...ARE ANTICIPATED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 30 TO
39 MPH OR GUSTS BETWEEN 45 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY FOR PARTS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA
TODAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING. STRONG
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT. WINDS THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON SHOULD BE IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH GUSTS FROM
40 TO 50 MPH.

IAZ069-NEZ052-053-066-067-078-291815-
/O.EXA.KOAX.WI.Y.0005.150329T1500Z-150329T2100Z/
POTTAWATTAMIE-DOUGLAS-SARPY-LANCASTER-CASS-SALINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COUNCIL BLUFFS...OMAHA...BELLEVUE...
PAPILLION...LA VISTA...LINCOLN...PLATTSMOUTH...CRETE...WILBER
336 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE AROUND MID MORNING...PEAKING AT
  MIDDAY AND DECREASING BY MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO
  50 MPH...ARE ANTICIPATED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 30 TO
39 MPH OR GUSTS BETWEEN 45 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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