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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1119 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...Strong northwest winds Tuesday into Tuesday night...

.An arctic cold front will cross the region from the northwest
early Tuesday. Strong northwest winds will develop behind the
front on Tuesday and continue into Tuesday night as the pressure
gradient between low pressure to the north and high pressure to
the southwest increases. This may result in winds gusting over
50 mph especially across the higher elevations.

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/O.CON.KRNK.WI.Y.0019.171212T0900Z-171213T1200Z/
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Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone,
Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, Roanoke,
and Salem
1119 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* Locations...Along the southern Blue Ridge.

* Hazards...Strong wind gusts.

* Winds...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Timing...Tuesday morning into late Tuesday night, with the
  strongest winds Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* Impacts...Traveling will be difficult for higher profile
  vehicles. Some weaker or dead trees could be uprooted, with
  limbs also likely to break. Isolated power outages possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 MPH or gusts will range between 46 and 57 MPH. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use extra
caution until the winds subside.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1013 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...Strong winds possible across portions of the North Carolina
mountains Tuesday and Tuesday night...

.Strong northwesterly cold advection will lead to gusty winds
Tuesday and Tuesday night across portions of the northern North
Carolina mountains, as well as locales above 3500 feet across the
central and southern mountains.

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/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0016.171212T0900Z-171213T1200Z/
Madison-Swain-Haywood-Buncombe-Graham-Northern Jackson-Macon-
Southern Jackson-Transylvania-
Including the cities of Luck, Waynesville, Tuckasegee,
Rainbow Springs, Kyle, and Highlands
1013 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...The central and southern mountains of western
  North Carolina above 3500 feet elevation.

* HAZARDS...Strong wind gusts.

* TIMING...Starting early Tuesday morning lasting through
  daybreak Wednesday.

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

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.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can be found at www.weather.gov/gsp.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1013 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...Strong winds possible across portions of the North Carolina
mountains Tuesday and Tuesday night...

.Strong northwesterly cold advection will lead to gusty winds
Tuesday and Tuesday night across portions of the northern North
Carolina mountains, as well as locales above 3500 feet across the
central and southern mountains.

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/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0016.171212T0900Z-171213T1200Z/
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Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Swiss,
Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick, Spruce Pine,
and Poplar
1013 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 7 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...The northern mountains of western North Carolina.

* HAZARDS...Strong wind gusts.

* TIMING...Starting early Tuesday morning lasting through
  daybreak Wednesday.

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

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.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can be found at www.weather.gov/gsp.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
814 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

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/O.CON.KGRB.WI.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-171212T1600Z/
Door-
Including the cities of Sturgeon Bay, Fish Creek, and Sister Bay
814 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST TUESDAY...

* TIMING...Tonight through Tuesday morning.

* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph, with gusts around 45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will result in hazardous travel for
  high profile vehicles, and may cause minor tree damage and
  sporadic power outages. Unsecured small objects including
  garbage cans and Christmas decorations may also be blown
  around.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts around 45 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution if you are traveling
across Door County tonight.

&&

$$

JS

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
652 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

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Huron-
Including the city of Bad Axe
652 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM EST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 4 AM to 4 PM EST Tuesday.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * Strong northwest wind coming off of Lake Huron will bring gusts
   of 45 mph to much of Huron County. Gusts near 50 mph will be
   possible along the immediate shoreline while wind gusts will
   hold near 35 mph over interior Huron County.

 * Wind gusts will rapidly pick up after 3 AM and will continue
   through much of Tuesday.

IMPACTS...

 * Hazardous travel for high profile vehicles.

 * Unsecured light outdoor objects will be blown around.

 * Downed tree limbs and power lines are possible and may lead
   to sporadic power outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
30 mph or gusts of 45 mph or more are expected. Winds this strong
can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

 * Prepare, plan and stay informed. Visit
   http://go.usa.gov/c7kkP

&&

$$

JVC

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