Buncombe County, NC
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Wind Advisory
NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062>064-012000-
/O.CON.KGSP.WI.Y.0005.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAYNESVILLE...LAKE JUNALUSKA...
HIGHLANDS
344 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM EST MONDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET ACROSS THE SOUTHERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS.

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AND REMAIN BRISK
THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH MODERATE
RAINFALL WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES AND IN MOUNTAIN PASSES. A FEW TREES OR LIMBS
COULD BE DOWNED BY THE WIND AND RAIN...CAUSING ISOLATED POWER
OUTAGES.

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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