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WWUS71 KRNK 261606  
NPWRNK  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
1206 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
..WIND GUSTS DECREASING IN SPEED
 
 
.WIND SPEEDS AND GUSTS WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE THROUGH THE  
AFTERNOON. GIVEN THIS, THE POTENTIAL FOR ANY TREES IN SATURATED  
GROUND TO BLOW DOWN IS ALSO IS DECREASING, ENOUGH SUCH THAT A  
BROAD AREAL ADVISORY IS NO LONGER WARRANTED.  
 
NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009>020-022>024-032>035-WVZ042>044-507-508-  
261715-  
/O.EXP.KRNK.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-170526T1600Z/  
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-  
PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-  
ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-  
MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-EASTERN GREENBRIER-WESTERN GREENBRIER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEST JEFFERSON, SPARTA, BOONE, TAZEWELL,  
MARION, BLAND, PEARISBURG, WYTHEVILLE, RADFORD, PULASKI,  
BLACKSBURG, INDEPENDENCE, WHITETOP, TROUTDALE, VOLNEY, GALAX,  
FLOYD, NEW CASTLE, CLIFTON FORGE, COVINGTON, HOT SPRINGS,  
ROANOKE, SALEM, FINCASTLE, LEXINGTON, BUENA VISTA, STUART,  
ROCKY MOUNT, BEDFORD, AMHERST, BLUEFIELD, FLAT TOP, HINTON, HIX,  
UNION, LEWISBURG, WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, ALDERSON, QUINWOOD, DUO,  
AND RAINELLE  
1206 PM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017  
   
..WIND ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED
 
 
WIND GUSTS WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE THIS AFTERNOON. THEREFORE,  
THE POTENTIAL FOR ANY TREES IN SATURATED SOIL TO BLOW DOWN IS ALSO  
DECREASING. ISOLATED OCCURRENCES MAY STILL BE POSSIBLE FOR ANOTHER  
HOUR OR TWO.  
 

 
 
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