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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
325 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE RIDGES OF THE SOUTHERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS SUNDAY NIGHT...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AHEAD OF A
LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.
THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH LATE
SUNDAY. WIND GUSTS SHOULD WEAKEN AS THE COLD FRONT ARRIVES DURING
THE PRE DAWN HOURS ON MONDAY.

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062>064-010500-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0005.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
HIGHLANDS
325 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET ACROSS THE SOUTHERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH MODERATE
  RAINFALL WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES AND IN MOUNTAIN PASSES. A FEW TREES OR LIMBS
  COULD BE DOWNED BY THE WIND AND RAIN...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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