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WWCN16 CWHX 231428  
WIND WARNING  
FOR NEWFOUNDLAND  
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 10:58 A.M. NST THURSDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2017.  
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WIND WARNING FOR:  
AVALON PENINSULA SOUTHWEST  
CLARENVILLE AND VICINITY  
BONAVISTA PENINSULA  
TERRA NOVA  
GANDER AND VICINITY  
BONAVISTA NORTH  
BAY OF EXPLOITS.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
STRONG WINDS THAT MAY CAUSE DAMAGE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  
 
STRONG SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON, WITH GUSTS  
UP TO 100 KM/H OVER EXPOSED AREAS AND ALONG PARTS OF THE COAST.  
WINDS WILL SHIFT TO SOUTHWESTERLY LATER IN THE AFTERNOON BUT REMAIN  
STRONG, WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 80 AND 100 KM/H ENDING EARLY THIS  
EVENING.  
 
DAMAGE TO BUILDINGS, SUCH AS TO ROOF SHINGLES AND WINDOWS, MAY  
OCCUR. HIGH WINDS MAY TOSS LOOSE OBJECTS OR CAUSE TREE BRANCHES TO  
BREAK.  
 
WIND WARNINGS ARE ISSUED WHEN THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF  
DAMAGING WINDS.  
 
PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR ALERTS AND FORECASTS ISSUED BY  
ENVIRONMENT CANADA. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, SEND AN EMAIL TO  
EC.WEATHERNLWO.EC(AT)CANADA.CA OR TWEET REPORTS USING (HASH)NLWX.  
 
HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA  
 
END/NLWO  
 
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