URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
334 AM EDT MON OCT 29 2012

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING…

.UNUSUALLY STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY AS LARGE HURRICANE SANDY APPROACHES THE MID ATLANTIC COAST…AND A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDS ACROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS.

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INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ENTERPRISE…OZARK…FORT RUCKER… DALEVILLE…HEADLAND…ABBEVILLE…GENEVA…HARTFORD…SAMSON… SLOCOMB…MALVERN…TAYLOR…ASHFORD…DOTHAN…KINSEY…
COWARTS…WEBB…COTTONWOOD…REHOBETH…GEORGETOWN…
FORT GAINES…CUTHBERT…SHELLMAN…ARLINGTON…MORGAN…EDISON… LEARY…DAWSON…ALBANY…LEESBURG…SMITHVILLE…SYLVESTER… ASHBURN…TIFTON…FITZGERALD…OCILLA…DOUGLASVILLE…BLAKELY… COLQUITT…NEWTON…CAMILLA…PELHAM
334 AM EDT MON OCT 29 2012 /234 AM CDT MON OCT 29 2012/

Wind advisory now in effect from 10 AM EDT /9 AM cdt/ this
morning to 7 PM EDT /6 PM cdt/ this evening…

* timing: daytime hours, strongest in the late morning to mid afternoon.

* winds: sustained northwest 20 to 25 mph. frequent gusts of 30 to 40 mph.

* impacts: winds of this strength can make driving high profile vehicles difficult. they can also knock over unsecured outdoor items such as garbage cans and patio furniture, and blow down small tree limbs or newly planted shrubs.

precautionary/preparedness actions…

a wind advisory means that sustained winds or frequent gusts of 26 to 39 mph are expected. winds this strong can make driving difficult especially for high profile vehicles. use extra
caution.

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