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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
NORTH CAROLINA AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS THE REGION...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AHEAD OF A
LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM THROUGH MOST OF TONIGHT. THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH. THE COLD FRONT
ASSOCIATED WITH THE SYSTEM IS SET TO ARRIVE DURING THE PRE DAWN
HOURS ON MONDAY...AND WINDS SHOULD RELAX AS THE FRONT APPROACHES.
N THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE REGION...WITH GUSTS PEAKING DURING THE EARLY
AFTERNOON.

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062-063-020515-
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0005.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
HIGHLANDS
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST MONDAY ABOVE
3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET ACROSS THE SOUTHERN AND
  CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL REMAIN BRISK THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH MODERATE
  RAINFALL WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES AND IN MOUNTAIN PASSES. A FEW TREES OR LIMBS
  COULD BE DOWNED BY THE WIND AND RAIN...CAUSING ISOLATED POWER
  OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

NED

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
NORTH CAROLINA AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS THE REGION...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AHEAD OF A
LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM THROUGH MOST OF TONIGHT. THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH. THE COLD FRONT
ASSOCIATED WITH THE SYSTEM IS SET TO ARRIVE DURING THE PRE DAWN
HOURS ON MONDAY...AND WINDS SHOULD RELAX AS THE FRONT APPROACHES.
N THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE REGION...WITH GUSTS PEAKING DURING THE EARLY
AFTERNOON.

NCZ065-501-503-505-507-509-020515-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0006.150202T1200Z-150203T0000Z/
HENDERSON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HENDERSONVILLE...FLETCHER...
EAST FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST
MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...EAST FACING SLOPES OF THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
  AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...IN THE WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT...WINDS ARE EXPECTED
  TO STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGH FOOTHILLS...WITH
  GUSTS PEAKING DURING THE EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WILL MAKE DRIVING
  DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. A FEW TREES OR
  LIMBS COULD BE DOWNED BY THE WIND...CAUSING ISOLATED POWER
  OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
NORTH CAROLINA AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS THE REGION...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AHEAD OF A
LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM THROUGH MOST OF TONIGHT. THE HIGH
ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS
WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH. THE COLD FRONT
ASSOCIATED WITH THE SYSTEM IS SET TO ARRIVE DURING THE PRE DAWN
HOURS ON MONDAY...AND WINDS SHOULD RELAX AS THE FRONT APPROACHES.
N THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE REGION...WITH GUSTS PEAKING DURING THE EARLY
AFTERNOON.

NCZ064-020515-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0006.150202T1200Z-150203T0000Z/
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0005.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BREVARD
415 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST MONDAY ABOVE
3500 FEET...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM EST
MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING AND REMAIN BRISK
  THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. DURING THE PRE DAWN HOURS ON
  MONDAY...WINDS SHOULD RELAX AS A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES.
  IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN
  ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...WITH GUSTS PEAKING DURING THE EARLY
  MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH MODERATE
  RAINFALL WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES AND IN MOUNTAIN PASSES. A FEW TREES OR LIMBS
  COULD BE DOWNED BY THE WIND AND RAIN...CAUSING ISOLATED POWER
  OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A
COLD FRONT EARLY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF
NORTHEAST TENNESSEE AND ACROSS SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

.SUSTAINED WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS COULD OCCUR IN A FEW
SPOTS...SUCH AS THE HIGHEST PEAKS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-020445-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WI.Y.0003.150202T1200Z-150202T2300Z/
LEE-WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JONESVILLE...WISE...NORTON...
GATE CITY...LEBANON...ABINGDON
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY.

* EVENT...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH SUSTAINED
  SPEEDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT OUR SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA
  COUNTIES MONDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGHEST GUSTS COULD DOWN A FEW TREES AND/OR
  POWERLINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...
SO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A
COLD FRONT EARLY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF
NORTHEAST TENNESSEE AND ACROSS SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

.SUSTAINED WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS COULD OCCUR IN A FEW
SPOTS...SUCH AS THE HIGHEST PEAKS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

TNZ018-045-047-020445-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WI.Y.0003.150202T1200Z-150202T2300Z/
JOHNSON-UNICOI-SOUTHEAST CARTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNTAIN CITY...ERWIN...ROAN MOUNTAIN
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY.

* EVENT...STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH SUSTAINED
  SPEEDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF
  NORTHEAST TENNESSEE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGHEST GUSTS COULD DOWN A FEW TREES AND/OR
  POWERLINES IN THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...
SO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A
COLD FRONT EARLY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF
NORTHEAST TENNESSEE AND ACROSS SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...

.SUSTAINED WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
45 MPH ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA. LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS COULD OCCUR IN A FEW
SPOTS...SUCH AS THE HIGHEST PEAKS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

TNZ041-043-072-074-087-020445-
/O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0002.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...CADES COVE...
GATLINBURG...COKER CREEK
339 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST MONDAY...

* EVENT...STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH SUSTAINED
  SPEEDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS
  OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGHEST GUSTS COULD DOWN A FEW TREES AND/OR
  POWERLINES IN THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...
SO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
328 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE OVER ILLINOIS WILL MOVE EAST TONIGHT AND WILL PUSH A
STRONG COLD FRONT THROUGH THE AREA EARLY MONDAY MORNING. WINDS
BEHIND THIS FRONT WILL BE VERY GUSTY FROM THE NORTHWEST.

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ009>020-022>024-032>035-020600-
/O.NEW.KRNK.WI.Y.0006.150202T0500Z-150203T0500Z/
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-
MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-
BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST JEFFERSON...SPARTA...BOONE...
MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...WYTHEVILLE...RADFORD...PULASKI...
BLACKSBURG...INDEPENDENCE...WHITETOP...TROUTDALE...VOLNEY...
GALAX...FLOYD...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...
HOT SPRINGS...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...LEXINGTON...
BUENA VISTA...STUART...ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...AMHERST
328 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EST
MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
EST MONDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...ALONG THE BLUE RIDGE FROM THE ALLEGHANY HIGHLANDS
  AND SOUTHERN SHENANDOAH VALLEY INTO THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHWEST
  NORTH CAROLINA. THIS INCLUDES THE NEW RIVER AND ROANOKE
  VALLEYS...AND FANCY GAP.

* HAZARDS...STRONG GUSTY WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...STARTING LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO MONDAY EVENING.
  THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...DOWNED TREE LIMBS ARE POSSIBLE...AS ARE ISOLATED POWER
  OUTAGES. TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH...OR WIND
GUSTS OF 46 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG WILL
LIKELY CAUSE SPORADIC POWER OUTAGES AND CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. UNFASTENED
ITEMS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS AND LAWN FURNITURE SHOULD BE MOVED
INDOORS.

&&

$$

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