Northern Erie Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 10:42 AM EDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* locations... Niagara, Orleans, northern Erie, and Genesee
counties.

* Timing... from late this morning through early this evening.

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

* Impacts... gusty winds may bring down a few tree limbs and
result in isolated power outages. Travel in high profile
vehicles will be difficult at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Strong wind gusts of up to 57 mph will make driving difficult and
could result in minor property damage. Home owners should secure
personal property.



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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 10:41 AM EDT Sep. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening...

* locations... beaches of Niagara, Jefferson, northern Erie, and
southern Erie counties.

* Timing... through early this evening.

* Impacts... strong currents and dangerous swimming conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when there is a high swim
risk. This means life threatening waves and currents are
expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous
areas like piers and breakwalls.