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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:46 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 5 am to 4 PM EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 5 am to 4 PM EST Sunday.

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

* Timing... winds increase overnight, especially with a cold
frontal passage around daybreak Sunday and through the mid
morning hours behind the front. Strong winds will diminish later
in the afternoon and evening Sunday.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that very windy conditions are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. Light-weight outdoor
objects such as patio furniture and garbage cans should be
secured.