Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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NPWFWD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
344 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CST TO 6 PM CST ALONG AND
WEST OF A GRAHAM...TO COMANCHE...TO GOLDTHWAITE LINE...

.A DEVELOPING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE...COMBINED WITH THE TRANSPORT
OF STRONG WINDS FROM JUST OFF THE SURFACE...WILL RESULT IN GUSTY
WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY EVENING
HOURS.

TXZ100-115-129-141-142-211800-
/O.NEW.KFWD.WI.Y.0003.170121T1900Z-170122T0000Z/
YOUNG-STEPHENS-EASTLAND-COMANCHE-MILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GRAHAM, OLNEY, BRECKENRIDGE, CISCO,
EASTLAND, RANGER, GORMAN, COMANCHE, DE LEON, AND GOLDTHWAITE
344 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...FROM 1 PM CST TO 6 PM CST.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS OCCASIONALLY IN EXCESS OF 35 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND LOOSE ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH
  CANS AND PATIO FURNITURE. WINDS WILL ALSO MAKE OPEN WATERS OF
  AREA LAKES CHOPPY AND DANGEROUS. STRONG CROSSWINDS WILL POSE A
  HAZARD TO HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING ON NORTH-SOUTH
  ORIENTED HIGHWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 20 TO
30 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BOATERS SHOULD
USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN VENTURING ONTO AREA LAKES.  RESIDENTS MAY
WISH TO TAKE ACTION TO SECURE TRASH CANS...LAWN FURNITURE...AND
OTHER LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS THAT MAY BE BLOWN AROUND IN THE
STRONG WINDS.

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