URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX

1037 AM CDT WED AUG 29 2012

 

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR

GALVESTON CHAMBERS COUNTIES…

 

.INCREASING WINDS WILL OCCUR TODAY DUE TO THE INTERACTION BETWEEN

HIGH PRESSURE OVER WESTERN TEXAS AND HURRICANE ISAAC OVER

SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA. WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING TO

BETWEEN 20 AND 30 MPH AND POSSIBLY GUST TO 35 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

THE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT AND THURSDAY.

 

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CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ANAHUAC…FRIENDSWOOD…GALVESTON…

LEAGUE CITY…MONT BELVIEU…TEXAS CITY…WINNIE

1037 AM CDT WED AUG 29 2012

 

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING…

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A

WIND ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

 

* TIMING…TODAY AND THIS EVENING.

 

* WINDS…NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH TODAY BECOMING NORTHWEST AND

  DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 MPH TONIGHT.

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

 

DRIVERS OF VANS…CAMPERS…TRAILERS…AND OTHER HIGH-PROFILE

VEHICLES SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE DANGER OF THESE WINDS…

ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING ALONG EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS

 

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