Upper Trinity River Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:55 AM PDT on October 25, 2014

...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 am PDT this morning...

* timing...through Saturday morning with the highest winds expected in the hours following sunrise.

* Winds...sustained southerly winds in the mountains are expected to be between 25 to 35 mph with gusts as high as 45 mph. The highest mountain peaks may gust to 50 mph or higher. Winds along the valley floors will be in the 10 to 20 mph range with gusts to 25 mph.

* Impacts...these winds will cause branches to fall from trees... likely toppling some trees...and create some power outages. Winds will also cause difficulty driving...especially for high profile vehicles. Strong gusts may cause fences to blow down and cause objects such as lawn furniture or garbage cans to blow away.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.