COAST PREPARES FOR HIGH WINDS

December 20, 2000 11:00 pm
A Coast Guard crew comes in from practice drills on heavy surf. ().
A Coast Guard crew comes in from practice drills on heavy surf. ().

The National Weather Service issued the following alert on Thursday morning:

.HIGH WIND WARNING FOR THE COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WIND 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH...AND TO 75 MPH ALONG THE HEADLANDS. RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES.

ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 50 TO 55.

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH LATE. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 45.

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