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Weakley County Emergency Management
Monday December 28th, 2015 :: 02:37 a.m. CST

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Wind Advisory in effect from 6 AM this morning to 6 PM CST this evening

...A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE MIDSOUTH TODAY... .A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK FROM CENTRAL ARKANSAS TO THE UPPER MIDWEST TODAY. STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL OCCUR AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT AND ASSOCIATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...THEN SWITCH TO THE SOUTHWEST FOLLOWING FRONTAL PASSAGE. ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST THROUGH SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...FROM 6 AM CST THROUGH 6 PM CST.

* IMPACTS...LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS WILL BE VULNERABLE TO THE WIND. TRAVELING WILL BE HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BENTON ... CARROLL ... CHESTER ... CROCKETT ... DECATUR ... FAYETTE ... GIBSON ... HARDEMAN ... HARDIN ... HAYWOOD ... HENDERSON ... HENRY ... MADISON ... MCNAIRY ... WEAKLEY

Instructions:

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED...OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 40 AND 57 MPH. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

Address/Location
Weakley County Emergency Management
Old 22
Dresden, TN 38225

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 731-364-5454

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Wind Advisory

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