Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
256 AM CDT Wed May 17 2017

...Wind Advisory is in effect through 8 AM...

.A very tight onshore pressure gradient across the state...along with
35 mph off the surface winds mixing to the surface...are producing
strong southerly winds along the immediate coastline and across locales
just inland from the coast.

TXZ214-235>238-171300-
/O.NEW.KHGX.WI.Y.0011.170517T0756Z-170517T1300Z/
Brazoria-Chambers-Galveston-Jackson-Matagorda-
Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City, Edna,
Freeport, Friendswood, Galveston, Lake Jackson, League City,
Mont Belvieu, Palacios, Pearland, Texas City, and Winnie
256 AM CDT Wed May 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 8 AM CDT this morning.

* EVENT...High coastal county winds.

* TIMING...through 8 AM.

* IMPACT...Winds may toss lightweight unanchored outdoor objects
  about and buffer east or west moving traffic upon local
  roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high-profile
vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds...
especially when driving along east to west oriented roads.

&&

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