Yancey Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 6:52 AM EST Dec. 13, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 7 PM this evening to 7 am
EST Thursday...
... Wind Advisory will expire at 7 am EST this morning...

* locations... the northern mountains of western North Carolina.

* Hazards... strong wind gusts.

* Timing... winds increase again this evening through tonight.

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

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Travel may be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of
weather information for the latest updates. Additional details
can be found at www.Weather.Gov/gsp.