Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
344 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS ON FRIDAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE CAROLINAS AND GEORGIA TONIGHT.
STRONG GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT AND
WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY ON FRIDAY. WINDS ARE FORECAST TO
DECREASE FRIDAY EVENING.

NCZ033-049-050-300800-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0004.150130T0500Z-150131T0500Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
344 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EST
FRIDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT EST FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS

* TIMING...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE LATE TONIGHT AND REMAIN
  VERY GUSTY THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS ON FRIDAY. WINDS WILL
  GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE FRIDAY EVENING HOURS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
  ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET WILL SEE GUSTS PEAK BETWEEN 60 TO 65
  MPH AROUND MID DAY FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WILL MAKE DRIVING
  DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND IN MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. A FEW TREES OR LIMBS COULD BE DOWNED BY THE
  WINDS...CAUSING ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.

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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