Grand Isle Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:15 PM EDT Sep. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from noon to 10 PM EDT Friday...

The National Weather Service in Burlington has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 10 PM EDT Friday.

* Locations... the St. Lawrence Valley of New York and portions of
the northern Champlain Valley of Vermont.

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

* Timing... winds will increase markedly after sunrise tomorrow,
peaking during the late afternoon to early evening hours, before
calming towards midnight.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph or more are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.