177  
WWUS72 KGSP 262111  
NPWGSP  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
 
511 PM EDT FRI APR 26 2019  
 
...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH AND SOUTH  
CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA  
THROUGH THE EVENING...  
 
.ADVANCING STRONG CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL CREATE A TIGHTENING  
PRESSURE GRADIENT AND ALLOW FOR GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS ACROSS  
THE WESTERN CAROLINAS AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA THROUGH THE EVENING.  
GUSTS ARE EXPECTED TO SUBSIDE LATER TONIGHT.  
 
NCZ035>037-056-057-068>072-082-502-504-506-508-510-SCZ007>009-013-  
014-270200-  
/O.EXB.KGSP.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-190427T0200Z/  
ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-  
MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-  
EASTERN MCDOWELL-GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-SPARTANBURG-  
CHEROKEE-YORK-CHESTER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BETHLEHEM, ELLENDALE, MILLERSVILLE,  
TAYLORSVILLE, HIDDENITE, STONY POINT, STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE,  
FARMINGTON, FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, HICKORY, NEWTON,  
ST. STEPHENS, SALISBURY, SHELBY, KINGS MOUNTAIN, LINCOLNTON,  
CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE,  
TRINITY, INDIAN TRAIL, WEDDINGTON, KINGS CREEK, LENOIR, SAWMILLS,  
GRANITE FALLS, MORGANTON, PLEASANT GROVE, VALDESE, MARION, NEBO,  
DYSARTSVILLE, FERO, GLENWOOD, FOREST CITY, RUTHERFORDTON,  
SPINDALE, TRYON, COLUMBUS, MILL SPRING, SPARTANBURG, GAFFNEY,  
CATAWBA, ROCK HILL, UNION, MONARCH MILLS, CHESTER, CORNWELL,  
AND GREAT FALLS  
511 PM EDT FRI APR 26 2019  
   
..WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED  
A WIND ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING.  
 
* LOCATIONS...NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS, SOUTH CAROLINAS  
MOUNTAINS, AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA.  
 
* HAZARDS...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS.  
 
* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING, PEAKING THIS  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS.  
TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND A FEW POWER OUTAGES MAY  
RESULT.  
 
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.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501-503-505-507-509-  
SCZ001>003-270200-  
/O.EXT.KGSP.WI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-190427T0200Z/  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-  
BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-  
TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-  
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, HOLLYWOOD, INGALLS, BANNER ELK,  
NEWLAND, FAUST, MARS HILL, MARSHALL, WALNUT, ALLENSTAND,  
HOT SPRINGS, LUCK, SWISS, BURNSVILLE, CELO, MICAVILLE,  
RAMSEYTOWN, BUSICK, SPRUCE PINE, POPLAR, ALARKA, ALMOND,  
BRYSON CITY, LUADA, WESSER, WAYNESVILLE, WATERVILLE, CANTON,  
CRUSO, COVE CREEK, ASHEVILLE, ROBBINSVILLE, STECOAH, CULLOWHEE,  
TUCKASEGEE, SYLVA, FRANKLIN, RAINBOW SPRINGS, KYLE, HIGHLANDS,  
WOLF MOUNTAIN, CASHIERS, BREVARD, CEDAR MOUNTAIN, LITTLE RIVER,  
HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER, DANA, EAST FLAT ROCK, TUXEDO, ETOWAH,  
PATTERSON, JONAS RIDGE, ASHFORD, SUGAR HILL, WOODLAWN, OLD FORT,  
SALUDA, MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE,  
GOWENSVILLE, AND CLEVELAND  
511 PM EDT FRI APR 26 2019  
   
..WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* LOCATIONS...NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS, SOUTH CAROLINAS  
MOUNTAINS, AND PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA.  
 
* HAZARDS...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS.  
 
* TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING, PEAKING THIS  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS, TREES, AND POWER  
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.  
 
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.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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