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

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WWUS72 KGSP 141949
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
349 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...VERY GUSTY WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA TODAY...

.INCREASING SOUTHERLY FLOW AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL
YIELD STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS ACROSS THE HIGHER PEAKS AND RIDGE
TOPS OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA. THESE WINDS WILL REMAIN STRONG
THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS BEFORE SUBSIDING BEHIND A PASSING COLD
FRONT AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501-503-505-150400-
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-141015T0400Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWLAND...SPRUCE PINE...BRYSON CITY...
WAYNESVILLE...ASHEVILLE...SYLVA...FRANKLIN...BREVARD...
HENDERSONVILLE
349 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...THE MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WEAKLY ROOTED TREES COULD TOPPLE. UNSECURED ITEMS
  WILL LIKELY BE BLOWN ABOUT. TRAVEL IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS.

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.

&&

$$
LG






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