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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
552 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-190300-
/O.CON.KHUN.WI.Y.0010.171118T1200Z-171119T0300Z/
Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-De Kalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
Including the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield,
Tuscumbia, Russellville, Red Bay, Moulton, Town Creek, Athens,
Huntsville, Decatur, Albertville, Boaz, Guntersville, Arab,
Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Rainsville, Cullman, Lynchburg,
Fayetteville, Winchester, Sewanee, Decherd, Estill Springs,
and Cowan
552 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...All counties in northern Alabama as
  well as Lincoln, Moore and Franklin counties in southern
  Tennessee through 9 PM CST this evening.

* WINDS...Sustained southwesterly winds will increase to around 25
  mph later this morning, along with frequent gusts to around 35
  mph. Winds will remain in this range, but will shift to the
  northwest beginning late this afternoon. Both sustained wind
  speeds and gusts will be higher in elevated terrain above 1000
  ft.

* IMPACTS...Winds of this magnitude will be capable of producing
  minor tree and powerline damage, as well as dispersing light
  weight outdoor objects.

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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70/DD



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