Local News

…VERY GUSTY WINDS WILL PERSIST TODAY…

…VERY GUSTY WINDS WILL PERSIST TODAY…

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 10th, 2017

0 Comments

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING…

* TIMING…GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS…SOUTH WINDS FROM 25 TO 35 MPH WILL GUST TO 40 TO 50 MPH
AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS…POWER OUTAGES DUE TO LIMBS AND TREES FALLING ON POWER
LINES CAN BE EXPECTED. THE WINDS WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES,
ESPECIALLY TO HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING ON EAST-WEST
ORIENTED ROADWAYS. ALSO, LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS WILL GET BLOWN
AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
REACH 30 MPH OR GREATER FOR LONGER THAN ONE HOUR, OR WIND GUSTS
ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 40 MPH FOR ANY DURATION.

Comments are closed.