Statement as of 3:39 AM EDT on March 12, 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 8 am this morning to 8 PM EDT
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 8 am this morning to 8 PM EDT
* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to around 45 mph.
* Timing... winds will increase through the morning and will peak
this afternoon. Winds will gradually decrease this evening.
* 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.
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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