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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1134 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...Strong Winds expected Saturday across portions of the
Midsouth...

.A strengthening storm in the Southern Plains will provide windy
conditions across western portions of the Midsouth for Saturday.
South winds will increase to advisory criteria by mid morning and
continue through the early evening hours. Winds are expected to
subside slightly Saturday night but will likely increase back to
advisory criteria for a majority of the region on Sunday.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-MSZ001-
007-008-010>012-020-TNZ001-002-019-048-049-088-291245-
/O.CON.KMEG.WI.Y.0009.170429T1400Z-170430T0000Z/
Randolph-Clay-Lawrence-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-
Cross-Crittenden-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-Dunklin-Pemiscot-
DeSoto-Tunica-Tate-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-Tallahatchie-Lake-Obion-
Dyer-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
Including the cities of Pocahontas, Piggott, Corning,
Walnut Ridge, Paragould, Jonesboro, Harrisburg, Blytheville,
Wynne, West Memphis, Forrest City, Marianna, Helena, West Helena,
Kennett, Caruthersville, Southaven, Olive Branch, Tunica,
Senatobia, Clarksdale, Marks, Batesville, Charleston,
Tiptonville, Union City, Dyersburg, Ripley TN, Covington,
Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville, Memphis, and Millington
1134 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...south winds sustained of 20 to 30 mph...with gusts to
  40 mph.

* TIMING...9 am CDT Saturday morning through 7 pm CDT Saturday
  evening.

* IMPACTS...Loose outdoor items will be vulnerable in the wind.
  Driving may become hazardous...especially for high profile
  vehicles on west to east roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 to 39 mph are
expected...or gusts will range between 40 and 57 mph. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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