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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:45 PM EST Nov. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 4 PM Saturday to 7 am EST
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 4 PM Saturday to 7 am EST
Sunday.

* Timing... winds will begin to increase tomorrow afternoon but
the strongest winds are expected Saturday night.

* Winds... southwest winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph and gust
to 40 mph Saturday afternoon before becoming northwest Saturday
evening. Gusts to 50 mph are likely Saturday night.

* Impacts... downed branches and power lines. Objects that are not
secured such as trash cans or lawn furniture may be blown away.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued for sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph or
gusts between 46 and 57 mph. Winds of this magnitude can cause
minor property damage without extra precautions. Motorists should
use caution especially motorists in high profile vehicles.