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storm warning

[′stȯrm ‚wȯrn·iŋ]
(meteorology)
A specially worded forecast of severe weather conditions, designed to alert the public to impending dangers; usually, this refers to a warning of potentially dangerous wind conditions for marine interests.
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The storm shifted slightly east and winter storm warnings and watches are in effect for the eastern half of the state.
PAGASA also advised the public to remain alert as sea travel remains risky over seaboards of areas under public storm warning signals, the southern seaboard of Mindoro provinces and the western seaboard ofAklanand Antique.
A tropical storm warning was in effect from Indian Pass to Englewood, and from Altamaha Sound to Sebastian Inlet.
In the past, emergency management officials had lamented the public's lukewarm response to heed storm warnings.
Brighton pier is battered by waves after a storm warning for the UK
The centre said a storm warning was in effect for a stretch of coastline from south-central Louisiana to the panhandle of Florida.
A winter storm warning is issued when an average of 6 inches or more of snow is expected in a 12-hour period.
The company has warned travellers of a Tropical Storm warning due to the proximity of Tropical Storm Irene.
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company on Sunday said that tourists currently in Puerto Rico or those planning to come to Puerto Rico have been advised that the island is currently under a Tropical Storm warning, due to the passing through of Tropical Storm Irene.
3 : to announce officially <A storm warning has been issued.
The accident happened alongside the Main Avenue just before 8pm as the Met Office was issuing a storm warning.
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