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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1138 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...STRONG WINDS TODAY AND THIS EVENING OVER THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS...

.A low pressure system moving across the Southern Appalachian
Region will increase winds across the area. Strong and gusty
winds will continue over the higher elevations of the East TN
Mountains and portions of Southwest VA.

TNZ041-043-045-072-074-087-210300-
/O.EXT.KMRX.HW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-190221T0400Z/
Cocke Smoky Mountains-Southeast Greene-Unicoi-
Blount Smoky Mountains-Sevier Smoky Mountains-Southeast Monroe-
Including the cities of Cosby, Cedar Creek, Erwin, Cades Cove,
Gatlinburg, and Coker Creek
1138 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...South 20 to 40 mph with gusts up to 70 mph.

* TIMING...through this evening.

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

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 and/or
gusts of 58 mph or stronger can be expected at times.  Winds of
these magnitudes can cause property damage and power outages.
Motorists should use caution...especially those in high profile
vehicles.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
338 AM HST Wed Feb 20 2019

HIZ028-210245-
/O.UPG.PHFO.WI.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-190220T1600Z/
/O.NEW.PHFO.HW.W.0003.190220T1338Z-190221T0400Z/
Big Island Summits-
338 AM HST Wed Feb 20 2019

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM HST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect until 6 PM HST this evening.

* WINDS...Southwest 50 to 60 mph with localized gusts to 75 mph.

* TIMING...Through 6 PM HST today.

* IMPACTS...Winds this strong will produce difficult driving
  conditions, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means that winds at the summits are expected
to be at least 56 mph, with gusts over 66 mph. Take necessary
precautions to protect property. Travel to summit areas should be
delayed until winds subside.

&&

$$

Gibbs

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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