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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
923 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS TONIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN
SECTIONS OF LONG ISLAND AND COASTAL CONNECTICUT...

CTZ010>012-NYZ078>081-230600-
/O.NEW.KOKX.WI.Y.0005.141023T0123Z-141023T0600Z/
SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-
NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
923 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...COASTAL CONNECTICUT FROM NEW HAVEN EAST...AND ALL OF
  SUFFOLK COUNTY LONG ISLAND.

* HAZARDS...STRONG WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...UNTIL 2 AM.

* IMPACTS...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS MAY DOWN POWER LINES AND A FEW
  TREES...AND MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT ON ELEVATED ROADWAYS AND
  BRIDGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH...
OR GUSTS OF 46 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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