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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1253 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

NYZ007-250200-
/O.CON.KBUF.HW.W.0004.141124T1800Z-141125T0900Z/
JEFFERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WATERTOWN
1253 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...JEFFERSON COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE COULD BRING DOWN SOME TREES
  AND POWER LINES RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. DUE TO
  THE RECENT MELTING OF THE PAST WEEKS HEAVY SNOW...AN
  UNFROZEN... SATURATED GROUND WILL MAKE IT EASIER FOR SOME
  TREES TO BE TOPPLED...ESPECIALLY SHALLOW ROOTED PINES. THESE
  WINDS WILL ALSO MAKE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. IN ADDITION... HOLIDAY DECORATIONS COULD BE DAMAGED
  AND OTHER LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS COULD BE
  BLOWN AWAY.

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