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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
948 AM EDT Thu Mar 14 2019

MIZ037-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-142200-
/O.NEW.KGRR.WI.Y.0002.190314T1500Z-190315T0300Z/
Mason-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-Montcalm-Gratiot-
Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-Ingham-Van Buren-
Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
Including the cities of Ludington, Hart, Fremont, Big Rapids,
Mount Pleasant, Muskegon, Greenville, Alma, Grand Haven, Jenison,
Grand Rapids, Ionia, St. Johns, Holland, Hastings, Charlotte,
Lansing, South Haven, Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, and Jackson
948 AM EDT Thu Mar 14 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * Occasional wind gusts over 45 mph today into this evening.

 * Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms could easily
   produce very strong gusts. These gusts are possible even
   without any precipitation...especially along the lakeshore.

 * The first round of showers and storms was lifting northeastward
   through Indiana as of 930 am and should arrive in the Kalamazoo
   to Jackson area between 11 am and noon. Strong lakeshore winds
   also expected to develop by noon...especially from Muskegon
   north towards Ludington.

IMPACTS...

 * Scattered power outages.

 * Some tree damage.

 * Difficult travel, especially near the lakeshore.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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