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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED FOR THE OUTER BANKS AND SOUND
COUNTIES...

.A STRONG COASTAL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST SATURDAY EVENING AND STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES
NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE AREA INTO SUNDAY. STRONG COLD AIR
ADVECTION AND A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL PRODUCE STRONG
NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS UPWARDS OF 45 TO 55 MPH. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH SUNDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.

NCZ103-104-010830-
/O.NEW.KMHX.WI.Y.0012.141102T0300Z-141102T1500Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KILL DEVIL HILLS...KITTY HAWK...
NAGS HEAD...SOUTHERN SHORES
302 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT SATURDAY TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$
DAG





Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
600 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ103-104-011000-
OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
600 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA EARLY SATURDAY.
NORTHWEST WINDS MAY GUST AS HIGH AS 40 TO 45 MPH AT TIMES ACROSS
THE OUTER BANKS LATE SATURDAY INTO EARLY SUNDAY. THESE WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO MINOR SOUND SIDE FLOODING ALONG THE OUTER BANKS
WITH WATER LEVELS POSSIBLY INCREASING 2 TO 3 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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