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Tryon, NC

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Wind Advisory
Issued: 8:17 AM Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM EST
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 6 AM this morning to
7 PM EST this evening.

* LOCATIONS...The foothills and northwest piedmont of western
North Carolina, as well as the northern Upstate of South
Carolina including the Greenville-Spartanburg area.

* HAZARDS...Very windy conditions.

* TIMING...West to northwest winds will increase rapidly shortly
after daybreak today. The strongest winds are expected from mid-
morning through the afternoon hours. Winds will diminish early
this evening.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph at
times.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down, as well as some trees rooted in the
wet soil, and a few power outages may result.

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.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can be found at www.weather.gov/gsp.

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