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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
529 PM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

...Strong cold front has moved off the coast...

.Strong and gusty north winds will develop this evening and persist
overnight along the immediate coastline and bay shorelines.

TXZ214-235>238-191200-
/O.CON.KHGX.WI.Y.0014.171119T0000Z-171119T1200Z/
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
529 PM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* EVENT...North winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 40 mph.

* TIMING...Tonight.

* IMPACT...Strong and gusty crosswinds on east to west oriented
  roads will make driving difficult for high profile vehicles.
  Unsecured lightweight outdoor objects may also be blown around
  in the strong winds.

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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