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Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:24 AM EST Feb. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 am to 10 PM EST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 10 am to 10 PM EST Saturday.

* Locations... all of the Niagara Frontier and the Lake Erie
shoreline of Chautauqua County.

* Timing... from late Saturday morning through late Saturday
evening.

* Winds... west to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Impacts... winds of this magnitude will result in a few tree
limbs coming down and isolated power outages. Travel in high
profile vehicles will be difficult at times in open areas.

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. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio
and other radio and TV stations for further details or updates.



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