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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
253 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH LATER TODAY
AND TONIGHT...

.AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE MIDSOUTH TODAY AND TONIGHT.
STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE BOUNDARY BEGINNING
THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS THE NORTH AND WESTERN MIDSOUTH COUNTIES AND
THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SOUTH AND EASTERN COUNTIES. THE DELTA
COUNTIES WILL SUFFER THE GREATEST IMPACT. THESE WINDS WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN SLEET AND SNOW AND POSSIBLY
SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. THE STRONG GRADIENT CREATING THE WINDS
WILL TAPER OFF EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

MSZ005-006-009-016-017-023-024-TNZ004-021-022-053>055-091-092-
042300-
/O.NEW.KMEG.WI.Y.0003.150304T1800Z-150305T1200Z/
ALCORN-TISHOMINGO-PRENTISS-LEE MS-ITAWAMBA-CHICKASAW-MONROE-HENRY-
CARROLL-BENTON TN-CHESTER-HENDERSON-DECATUR-MCNAIRY-HARDIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORINTH...IUKA...BELMONT...BURNSVILLE...
BOONEVILLE...TUPELO...FULTON...MANTACHIE...HOUSTON...OKOLONA...
AMORY...ABERDEEN...NETTLETON...PARIS...MCKENZIE...HUNTINGDON...
BRUCETON...CAMDEN...HENDERSON...LEXINGTON...PARSONS...
DECATURVILLE...SELMER...ADAMSVILLE...SAVANNAH
253 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 AM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 AM CST
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...NOON CST TODAY THROUGH 6 AM CST THURSDAY MORNING

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
  ON EAST TO WEST ROADS. REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH SNOW AND SLEET.

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.

&&

$$

JAB

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