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Wind Advisory

February 20, 2014

Wind Advisory

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
330 PM EST THU FEB 20 2014

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM EST FRIDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS…SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING…WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH MAY OCCUR IMMEDIATELY AFTER A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH OVERNIGHT. WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATER IN THE NIGHT…BUT THEN INCREASE AGAIN ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS…SCATTERED TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE IS POSSIBLE ALONG WITH SOME MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE IN THE HIGHEST GUSTS. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE 31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE.

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