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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
100 AM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

NCZ003-019-VAZ007-009>014-018>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ042>044-507-
240500-
Surry-Wilkes-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski-Montgomery-
Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-
Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Mercer-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-
100 AM EDT Sat Mar 23 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY THIS MORNING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central North Carolina,
northwest North Carolina, central Virginia, south central Virginia,
southwest Virginia, west central Virginia and southeast West
Virginia.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

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

   Wind Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1014 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...Strong wind gusts into tonight...

NCZ003-019-VAZ007-009>014-018>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ042>044-507-
231000-
/O.CON.KRNK.WI.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-190323T1000Z/
Surry-Wilkes-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe-Pulaski-Montgomery-
Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath-Roanoke-Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-
Franklin-Bedford-Amherst-Mercer-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-
Including the cities of Dobson, Wilkesboro, Tazewell, Marion,
Bland, Pearisburg, Wytheville, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg,
New Castle, Clifton Forge, Covington, Hot Springs, Roanoke,
Salem, Fincastle, Lexington, Buena Vista, Stuart, Rocky Mount,
Bedford, Amherst, Bluefield, Flat Top, Hinton, Hix, Union,
Lewisburg, White Sulphur Springs, and Alderson
1014 PM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* Winds...Northwest 5 to 15 mph with some gusts over 45 mph.

* Timing...Strongest winds early tonight, then gradually
  subsiding.

* Impacts...Trees and tree limbs may be blown down. Isolated power
  outages possible. Loose outdoor objects will be blown around.
  High profile vehicles will have difficulty driving.

* Locations...From the foothills of Virginia and North Carolina
  west into the mountains of West Virginia.

* Hazards...Strong winds.

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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