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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
353 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017


FLZ033-038-124-125-GAZ154-166-232300-
/O.NEW.KJAX.WI.Y.0006.170323T1500Z-170323T2300Z/
St. Johns-Flagler-Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal Glynn-
Coastal Camden-
Including the cities of Ponte Vedra Beach, Durbin, Palm Valley,
Fruit Cove, Switzerland, Anastasia, Bakersville, Palm Coast,
Amelia City, Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Arlington, Jacksonville,
Oceanway, Tallyrand, Jekyll Island, Glynn Haven, Sea Island,
St. Simons, Country Club Estate, Dock Junction, Dover Bluff,
Kingsland, and Dungeness
353 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 7 PM EDT
this evening.

* TIMING...Late this morning through early evening.

* WINDS...East northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 35 to 40
  mph.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
  especially for high profile vehicles. Those in wind sensitive
  outdoor work related activities should use extra caution or
  postpone activities until the winds subside. Small twigs and
  tree branches will also be blown off trees.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds greater than
25 mph are expected for at least an hour, with gusts of 35 to
57 mph at any time.

Minor damage to trees, power lines, and property are possible
with wind of this magnitude.

Motorists in high profiles vehicles are advised to use caution
until the wind subsides.

Strong winds can topple trees, blow weakened roofs off houses,
and down power lines. Take precautions to secure trash cans, lawn
furniture, and any other loose outdoor objects.

Persons in the advisory area should keep abreast of the latest
weather.

&&

$$

Nelson



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