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Wind Advisory Issued for Panhandle Counties

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...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... 
 
.UNUSUALLY STRONG...GUSTY SOUTH WINDS HAVE BEEN OCCURRING 
TODAY...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS WHERE THERE HAVE BEEN SOME BREAKS IN 
THE CLOUDS. GUSTS TO 45 MPH HAVE ALREADY BEEN REPORTED AT SEVERAL 
STATIONS ACROSS THE AREA. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DROP BELOW ADVISORY 
LEVELS LATER TONIGHT. 
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST /9 PM CST/ 
THIS EVENING... 
 
* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING. 
 
* WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH. 
 
* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS...GARBAGE 
CANS...AND SMALL PATIO FURNITURE. THEY CAN ALSO MAKE DRIVING 
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES DIFFICULT.
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 35 MPH OR HIGHER
ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.
AREAS INCLUDED ARE:
Calhoun
Central Walton
Coastal Bay
Coastal Dixie
Coastal Franklin
Coastal Gulf
Coastal Jefferson
Coastal Taylor
Coastal Wakulla
Gadsden
Holmes
Inland Bay
Inland Dixie
Inland Franklin
Inland Gulf
Inland Jefferson
Inland Taylor
Inland Wakulla
Jackson
Lafayette
Leon
Liberty
Madison
North Walton
South Walton
Washington