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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED FOR THE OUTER BANKS AND SOUND
COUNTIES...

.A STRONG COASTAL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST SATURDAY EVENING AND STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES
NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE AREA INTO SUNDAY. STRONG COLD AIR
ADVECTION AND A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL PRODUCE STRONG
NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS UPWARDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SUNDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.

NCZ046-047-081-095-010830-
/O.NEW.KMHX.WI.Y.0012.141102T0300Z-141102T1200Z/
TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-MAINLAND HYDE-CARTERET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBIA...MOREHEAD CITY...BEAUFORT...
EMERALD ISLE...NEWPORT
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT SATURDAY TO
7 AM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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