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URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
253 PM EST MON JAN 2 2012

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/O.CON.KTAE.FZ.W.0001.120103T0600Z-120103T1400Z/
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COFFEE-DALE-HENRY-GENEVA-HOUSTON-INLAND WALTON-CENTRAL WALTON- HOLMES-WASHINGTON-JACKSON-INLAND BAY-CALHOUN-INLAND GULF-
INLAND FRANKLIN-GADSDEN-LEON-INLAND JEFFERSON-MADISON-LIBERTY- INLAND WAKULLA-INLAND TAYLOR-LAFAYETTE-INLAND DIXIE-SOUTH WALTON- COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-COASTAL JEFFERSON- COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-QUITMAN-CLAY-
RANDOLPH-TERRELL-DOUGHERTY-LEE-WORTH-TURNER-TIFT-BEN HILL-IRWIN- EARLY-MILLER-BAKER-MITCHELL-COLQUITT-COOK-BERRIEN-SEMINOLE-
DECATUR-GRADY-THOMAS-BROOKS-LOWNDES-LANIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ENTERPRISE…OZARK…FORT RUCKER… DALEVILLE…HEADLAND…ABBEVILLE…GENEVA…HARTFORD…SAMSON… SLOCOMB…MALVERN…TAYLOR…ASHFORD…DOTHAN…KINSEY…
COWARTS…WEBB…COTTONWOOD…REHOBETH…DE FUNIAK SPRINGS… HUDSON…BONIFAY…CRYSTAL LAKE…CHIPLEY…FIVE POINTS…
MARIANNA…GRACEVILLE…MALONE…SNEADS…YOUNGSTOWN…
BLOUNTSTOWN…WHITE CITY…WEWAHITCHKA…QUINCY…CHATTAHOOCHEE… TALLAHASSEE…SPRING HILL…MONTICELLO…MADISON…GREENVILLE… SWEETWATER…CRAWFORDVILLE…PERRY…MIDWAY…MAYO…CROSS CITY… FREEPORT…SANTA ROSA BEACH…PANAMA CITY…PARKER…
PORT SAINT JOE…APALACHICOLA…CARRABELLE…SOPCHOPPY…
SAINT MARKS…KEATON BEACH…STEINHATCHEE…SUWANNEE…
GEORGETOWN…FORT GAINES…CUTHBERT…SHELLMAN…ARLINGTON… MORGAN…EDISON…LEARY…DAWSON…ALBANY…LEESBURG…
SMITHVILLE…SYLVESTER…ASHBURN…TIFTON…FITZGERALD…OCILLA… DOUGLASVILLE…BLAKELY…COLQUITT…NEWTON…CAMILLA…PELHAM… MOULTRIE…ADEL…SPARKS…NASHVILLE…DONALSONVILLE…
BAINBRIDGE…CAIRO…THOMASVILLE…QUITMAN…VALDOSTA…LAKELAND 253 PM EST MON JAN 2 2012 /153 PM CST MON JAN 2 2012/

Wind Advisory Remains in Effect Until 1 AM EST /midnight Cst/ Tuesday…

…freeze warning remains in effect from 1 AM EST /midnight cst/ to 9 AM EST /8 AM cst/ tuesday…

…hard freeze watch in effect from tuesday evening through
wednesday morning…

the National Weather Service in tallahassee has issued a hard freeze watch, which is in effect from tuesday evening through wednesday morning. a freeze warning remains in effect from 1 am EST /midnight cst/ until 9 AM EST /8 AM cst/ tuesday. a wind advisory remains in effect until 1 AM EST /midnight cst/ tuesday.

* winds, frequent gusts of 25 to 35 mph through 1 AM EST
/midnight cst/

* wind impacts, wind gusts this strong can make driving
difficult, especially high profile vehicles. they can also
knock over unsecured items like garbage cans, potted
plants, and light patio furniture. some tree limbs may be blown down as well.

* minimum temperatures, lows reaching 26 to 30 degrees shortly after sunrise tuesday. lows reaching the upper teens to lower 20S early wednesday morning.

* duration(3 to) 6 hours of freezing temperatures tonight and 12 to 15 hours of freezing temperatures tuesday night.

* impacts, potential damage to unprotected vegetation.

precautionary/preparedness actions…

a freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely.

a wind advisory means that wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph are
expected.

a hard freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible. these conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

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