U.S. National Weather Service Alerts for Heart Butte, MT

  • HIGH WIND WARNING

    HIGH WIND WARNING

    Now - Sunday, Apr 20, 6:00pm

...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 THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.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.

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