Berkeley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 7:52 PM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 am EDT Sunday...

* timing... beginning late this evening across the Appalachians
and shortly after midnight across the Blue Ridge. The
strongest wind gusts will be diminishing near sunrise.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 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.