Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
305 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

ALZ006-008>010-TNZ076-096-097-060100-
/O.CON.KHUN.WI.Y.0004.160505T1500Z-160506T0100Z/
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...
GUNTERSVILLE...ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE...
LYNCHBURG...FAYETTEVILLE...WINCHESTER...SEWANEE...DECHERD...
ESTILL SPRINGS...COWAN
305 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...NORTHEAST ALABAMA AND SOUTHERN
  MIDDLE TENNESSEE ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
  CUMBERLAND PLATEAU...BEGINNING LATE THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
  THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  OF 35 TO 40 MPH...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...THESE HIGH WINDS MAY CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS
  TO BE DISPLACED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST
25 MPH...OR GUSTS OF AT LEAST 35 MPH...ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AFFECTED AREA. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. IN
ADDITION...ENSURE ALL LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS REMAIN SECURE...
INCLUDING PATIO FURNITURE AND TRASH CANS.

&&

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