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

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WWUS72 KCHS 182147
NPWCHS

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
547 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

GAZ117-119-139-141-190200-
/O.NEW.KCHS.WI.Y.0008.140418T2147Z-140419T0200Z/
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT MCALLISTER...TYBEE ISLAND...
HALFMOON LANDING...DARIEN
547 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...INCLUDING TYBEE ISLAND.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND ON ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS
  BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH
  CANS AND LAWN FURNITURE WILL ALSO BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR STRONG WINDS. EXTRA CAUTION SHOULD BE TAKEN WHILE
DRIVING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.
LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LAWN FURNITURE SHOULD
BE SECURED.

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