Statement as of 3:47 PM CDT on March 11, 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 7 am to 6 PM CDT Wednesday...
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 7 am to 6 PM CDT Wednesday.
* Timing... mid morning to late afternoon Wednesday.
* Winds... around 20 mph sustained with gusts in excess of 30 mph.
* Impacts... strong gusty winds could make for hazardous travel for
high profile vehicles... especially on elevated overpasses or
bridges and east to west oriented highways. Unsecured lightweight
objects could be blown around or small trees could lose some
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 20 to 34 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
Winds over local waterways could be 5 mph higher than over land.
Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.
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