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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
433 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
THROUGH THIS MORNING...

NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501-503-505-507-509-241700-
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T1700Z/
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INGALLS, BANNER ELK, NEWLAND, FAUST,
MARS HILL, MARSHALL, WALNUT, ALLENSTAND, HOT SPRINGS, LUCK,
SWISS, BURNSVILLE, CELO, MICAVILLE, RAMSEYTOWN, BUSICK,
SPRUCE PINE, POPLAR, ALARKA, ALMOND, BRYSON CITY, LUADA, WESSER,
WAYNESVILLE, WATERVILLE, CANTON, CRUSO, COVE CREEK, ASHEVILLE,
ROBBINSVILLE, STECOAH, CULLOWHEE, TUCKASEGEE, SYLVA, FRANKLIN,
RAINBOW SPRINGS, KYLE, HIGHLANDS, WOLF MOUNTAIN, CASHIERS,
BREVARD, CEDAR MOUNTAIN, LITTLE RIVER, HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER,
DANA, EAST FLAT ROCK, TUXEDO, ETOWAH, JONAS RIDGE, ASHFORD,
WOODLAWN, OLD FORT, AND SALUDA
433 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

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

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH NOON TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS...TREES...AND POWER
  LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED.

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.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF
WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GSP.

&&

$$

CDG



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