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Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:36 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until midnight EDT tonight.

* Portions of extreme southeast West Virginia.

* Hazards... strong southeast winds.

* Winds... southeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... until midnight. Peak wind gusts will occur this
afternoon into early evening.

* Impacts... these winds could down smaller trees and limbs,
especially as soils become saturated from prolonged moderate
rainfall. Isolated power outages are possible. High profile
vehicles will find it difficult to maneuver at times.

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 extra
caution until the winds subside.





436 am EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

... Wind Advisory in effect until midnight EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until midnight EDT tonight.

* Portions of extreme southeast West Virginia.

* Hazards... strong southeast winds.

* Winds... southeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... until midnight. Peak wind gusts will occur this
afternoon into early evening.

* Impacts... these winds could down smaller trees and limbs,
especially as soils become saturated from prolonged moderate
rainfall. Isolated power outages are possible. High profile
vehicles will find it difficult to maneuver at times.

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 extra
caution until the winds subside.