Eastern Loudoun Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 12:32 AM EST Nov. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 4 am early this morning
to 3 PM EST this afternoon...

* timing... an initial burst of strong winds may occur with the
passage of a strong cold front late tonight. Winds may
diminish for a time and then peak mid to late morning Sunday
before diminishing Sunday afternoon.

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

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles.