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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
333 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...STRONG SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY EVENING AND
CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS...

.SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE IN STRENGTH SUNDAY EVENING AS A
LOW PRESSURE CENTER MOVES NORTH THE AREA. A LOW LEVEL JET WILL
ALLOW FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH
ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS. LOCALLY
HIGHER GUSTS COULD OCCUR IN A FEW SPOTS...SUCH AS THE HIGHEST PEAKS
IN THE MOUNTAINS.

TNZ041-043-072-074-087-010445-
/O.NEW.KMRX.WI.Y.0002.150201T2200Z-150202T1000Z/
COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...CADES COVE...
GATLINBURG...COKER CREEK
333 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST
MONDAY.

* EVENT...STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH SUSTAINED
  SPEEDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
  THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE HIGHEST GUSTS COULD DOWN A FEW TREES AND/OR
  POWERLINES IN THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES...
SO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
325 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE RIDGES OF THE SOUTHERN AND
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS SUNDAY NIGHT...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS AHEAD OF A
LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.
THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
MOUNTAINS WILL EXPERIENCE STRONG WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH LATE
SUNDAY. WIND GUSTS SHOULD WEAKEN AS THE COLD FRONT ARRIVES DURING
THE PRE DAWN HOURS ON MONDAY.

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062>064-010500-
/O.NEW.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
325 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY ABOVE 3500 FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY.

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

* HAZARDS...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY
  NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 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.

&&

$$

NED


Child Abduction Emergency


SCC001-003-005-007-009-011-013-015-017-019-021-023-025-027-029-
031-033-035-037-039-041-043-045-047-049-051-053-055-057-059-061-
063-065-067-069-071-073-075-077-079-081-083-085-087-089-091-
010045-

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
CHILD ABDUCTION EMERGENCY
SOUTH CAROLINA LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION IN COLUMBIA SOUTH
CAROLINA
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1140 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...CHILD ABDUCTION EMERGENCY...

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE SOUTH
CAROLINA LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION IN COLUMBIA SOUTH CAROLINA.

WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED THIS IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING AN
ABDUCTED CHILD IN THE TOWN OF JEFFERSON IN CHESTERFIELD COUNTY
SOUTH CAROLINA.

THE SOUTH CAROLINA STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION IS LOOKING FOR
ALEXIS ANN DEAS...A WHITE FEMALE...AGE 14...5 FEET 2 INCHES
TALL...WEIGHING 125 POUNDS...WITH SHOULDER LENGTH BROWN HAIR AND
BLUE EYES. THE CHILD WAS LAST SEEN AT NEW HEIGHTS MIDDLE SCHOOL IN
JEFFERSON SOUTH CAROLINA...AND IS BELIEVED TO BE IN EXTREME
DANGER. THE CHILD WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A BLUE JACKET WITH
AEROPOSTALE ON SLEEVE...AND BLUE JEANS.

AUTHORITIES ADVISE THE CHILD WAS LIKELY ABDUCTED BY HARLAND
DONNELL MELTON...A WHITE MALE...AGE 43...5 FEET 10 INCHES
TALL...WEIGHING 150 POUNDS...WITH SHORT HAIR...FULL BEARD...AND
GREEN EYES. THEY MAY BE TRAVELING IN A 1999 BLACK NISSAN
MAXIMA...SOUTH CAROLINA TAG NUMBER IUF593...WHICH IS POSSIBLY
TRAVELLING TO TEXAS.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THIS ABDUCTION, CALL LAW
ENFORCEMENT IMMEDIATELY.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
402 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-012115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
402 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

CRITICALLY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES EXPECTED THROUGH VERY
EARLY EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ033-049-050-012045-
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...HIGH WINDS AND LIGHT SNOW POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL SUPPORT SNOW SHOWERS IN AND NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER
COUNTIES OF THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MUCH OF MONDAY. SOME SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ035>037-056-057-065-068>072-082-501>510-012045-
ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-
GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-
GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN MCDOWELL-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-
POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PIEDMONT NORTH CAROLINA AND
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...HIGH WINDS POSSIBLE. STRONG WIND GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE
LATE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ048-051>053-058-059-062>064-012045-
MADISON-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-
SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
345 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 5 AM EST MONDAY ABOVE
3500 FEET...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

..SUNDAY...HIGH WINDS LIKELY.
..MONDAY...HIGH WINDS AND LIGHT SNOW POSSIBLE. STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL SUPPORT SNOW SHOWERS IN AND NEAR THE TENNESSEE BORDER
COUNTIES OF THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MUCH OF MONDAY. SOME SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ001-018-VAZ015-011945-
ASHE-WATAUGA-GRAYSON-
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA AND
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW EARLY MONDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ALONG WESTERN SLOPES
AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY. WIND GUSTS COULD BE
AS HIGH AS 55 MPH BEHIND THE FRONT MONDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY
NIGHT. IN ADDITION...MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ002-003-019-VAZ011>014-016>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ044-011945-
ALLEGHANY NC-SURRY-WILKES-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-CARROLL-
FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-
FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-MONROE-
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA...NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTH
CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND
SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW EARLY MONDAY MORNING. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO TWO INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ALONG HIGHER
RIDGETOPS THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY. WIND GUSTS COULD BE AS HIGH AS 50
MPH BEHIND THE FRONT MONDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY NIGHT. IN
ADDITION...MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NCZ004>006-020-VAZ043>047-058-059-011945-
STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-YADKIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-CAMPBELL-
APPOMATTOX-BUCKINGHAM-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-
239 PM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA...NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND SOUTH
CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE BEHIND THE FRONT MONDAY
AFTERNOON AND MONDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION...MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
RCS

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