Southern Nassau Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Watch
Issued: 3:18 PM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High wind watch in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a high wind
watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
afternoon.

* Winds... west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing... Sunday evening through Monday afternoon.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.