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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
942 AM CDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...Strong winds will affect locations along the immediate coastal
areas of Galveston Island through midday today...

.Strong and gusty winds will impact immediate coastal areas of
mainly Galveston County as well as Galveston Island this morning
in the wake of a cold front. The winds may gust to 30 to 40 mph
late this morning. Winds are expected to decrease by early
afternoon.

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Galveston-
Including the cities of Friendswood, Galveston, League City,
and Texas City
942 AM CDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* EVENT...Sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph with gust 30 to 40 mph
  at times.

* TIMING...Through early afternoon.

* IMPACT...STrong and gusty crosswinds on eat-to-west oriented
  roads will make driving difficult for lightweight and/or 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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