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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:52 PM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 5 am to 11 am EDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 5 am to 11 am EDT Sunday.

* Areas affected: coastal southeast Virginia, coastal northeast
North Carolina, and the Maryland Eastern Shore.

* Hazards: strong wind gusts.

* Winds: northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* Timing: Sunday morning.

* Impacts: strong wind gusts may cause downed trees and isolated
power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.



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