Southeast Providence Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:32 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory from 11 PM this evening to 10 am EST Sunday for
strong to damaging southwesterly winds...

... Wind Advisory from noon to 10 PM EST Sunday for strong to
damaging northwesterly winds...

* locations... include portions of central Rhode Island and
southeast Massachusetts.

* Southwest winds... 11 PM tonight through 10 am Sunday, 15 to 25
mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* Northwest winds... noon to 10 PM Sunday, 15 to 25 mph with gusts
up to 50 mph.

* Impacts... considering that some trees still have leaves, there
are potential impacts of downed trees and/or tree limbs possibly
resulting in power outages, structural damage, and/or blocked
roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph are
expected, with gusts between 46 to 57 mph. Winds this strong are
capable of Downing small tree limbs and branches, possibly
causing isolated power outages. Driving can also be difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.