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High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
953 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

...Strong to Potentially Damaging Winds Expected Friday Afternoon
through Saturday Morning...

.A strong cold front will cross the area Friday afternoon. Behind
this front winds are expected to increase rapidly from the
northwest and remain very gusty through Saturday morning.

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ015-261000-
/O.CON.KRNK.HW.W.0007.190426T1600Z-190427T1600Z/
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Grayson-
Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone,
Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, and Volney
953 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO NOON
EDT SATURDAY...

* Winds...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing...Early afternoon Friday through late morning Saturday.

* Impacts...Many downed trees, tree limbs, and power lines, also
  potentially dangerous driving conditions for those in high
  profile vehicles.

* Locations...Northern Mountains of North Carolina and Grayson
  County Virginia.

* Hazards...Damaging winds and wind gusts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph are likely to cause power outages...fallen trees...
property damage...and dangerous driving conditions for high
profile vehicles. Move unfastened items...such as garbage cans
and deck furniture...indoors.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
347 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ015-262000-
Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Grayson-
347 PM EDT Thu Apr 25 2019

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO NOON EDT
SATURDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest North Carolina and
southwest Virginia.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Wind Warning.

Thunderstorms are possible on Friday. A few of these may be on the
strong side with gusty winds possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



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