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hurricane warning (ˈhʌrɪkeɪn ˈwɔːnɪŋ) 



  1. a warning that hurricane-force winds are expected in a given area   ⇒ The National Hurricane Center has issued a hurricane warning.

Example Sentences Including 'hurricane warning'

"Ms McLaughlin said a hurricane warning was in force on Niue.
New Zealand Herald (2004)
A hurricane warning also was posted for the Turks and Caicos Islands.
canada.com (2004)
Ulster hurricane warning Charley expected to arrive on Friday By Kathy Donaghy newsdesk@belfasttelegraph.
Belfast Telegraph (2004)


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