Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
358 AM EDT WED APR 22 2015

...WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...

.A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. GUSTY WEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF THE
FRONT...BEFORE SUBSIDING AFTER SUNSET THIS EVENING.

NCZ033-049-050-221600-
/O.NEW.KGSP.WI.Y.0011.150422T1500Z-150422T2300Z/
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
358 AM EDT WED APR 22 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
7 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA.

* HAZARDS...STRONG GUSTY WINDS.

* TIMING...WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE THIS MORNING...WITH PEAK
  GUSTS EXPECTED DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. THEN WINDS WILL
  GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.
  ALSO...WITH THE GROUND STILL MOIST FROM RECENT HEAVY
  RAINFALL...A FEW TREES MAY BE BLOWN DOWN.

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.

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ARK


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