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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:01 AM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

... Wind Advisory in effect until 2 PM EDT this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued
a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 2 PM EDT this

* Locations... the Southwest Mountains of western North Carolina,
and Rabun County in northeast Georgia, especially along the
higher elevations.

* Hazards... very windy conditions.

* Timing... the strongest wind gusts will occur this morning
through early this afternoon.

* Winds... southeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph at
times. The strongest gusts will likely occur along the higher
ridges, but heavy rain showers could bring strong wind gusts
down into the Lower Mountain valleys as well.

* Impacts... the very gusty winds may blow down limbs and weak
trees. Scattered power outages are possible. Unsecured objects
may be blown about by the wind.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph or greater 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.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory
California - Excessive Heat Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Watch
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana -
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
New Mexico -
New York - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Wind Advisory
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flood Warning
Oregon - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory
Washington - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - High Wind Watch, Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
- Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

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