Lucas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Wind Warning
Statement as of 9:09 AM EST on November 24, 2014

...High Wind Warning now in effect until 8 PM EST this evening...

* winds...south winds will become southwest and increase to 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph. Winds will begin to diminish after sunset. Stronger winds may occur during showers and thunderstorms.

* Timing...the strongest winds are expected from mid morning through the afternoon.

* Impacts...damaging winds are possible that may bring down trees and power lines.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning is issued when sustained winds of 40 mph are expected for at least an hour...with gusts of 58 mph or greater at any time. Damage to trees...power lines...and property are possible with wind of this magnitude. If you have a high profile vehicles be extra careful until the wind subsides. Stay tuned to weather radio for further details or updates.