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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 12:24 PM MDT on October 09, 2015

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on October 11, 2015

... Wind Advisory in effect from 6 PM Saturday to 9 PM MDT

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 6 PM Saturday to 9 PM MDT

* Impacts/timing: strong winds will develop Saturday afternoon,
then strengthen in the evening and overnight hours. Expect winds
to remain elevated through the day Sunday. Impacts will be
greatest to those traveling in high terrain for hunting or
recreation purposes, or to those boating on area lakes.

* Winds: for valleys: sustained west-southwest of 15-20 mph, with
gusts to 35 mph. For higher terrain: west winds up to 40 mph
possible, with periodic gusts up to 50 mph, especially Logan
Pass in Glacier National Park.

* Flathead lake: increased chop late Saturday with up to 3 foot
waves possible by Sunday. These conditions could be dangerous to
small watercraft.

* Locations impacted include... bad Rock Canyon... Essex... Highway
83 Bigfork to Swan Lake... Marias Pass... Polebridge... Flathead
Lake... Flathead Valley... Mission Valley... Polson

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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