Cumberland Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:07 PM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 6 am to noon EST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 6 am to noon EST Thursday.

* Winds... south to southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph.

* Timing... the strongest southerly winds are expected to occur
during Thursday morning ahead of a cold front.

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

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.