Cherokee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:27 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EST Sunday...

* event... southwest winds this evening of 20 to 30 mph with gusts
up to 50 mph. Winds will shift to the northwest by midnight,
and gradually diminsh by sunrise.

* Timing... this afternoon through tonight.

* Impacts... strong winds may bring down weaker trees and large
tree limbs. Isolated power outages are possible. Unsecured
outdoor items may be blown around. Travel may difficult for
higher profile vehicles on area interstates.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.