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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:49 PM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 6 am EDT
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 6 am EDT
Sunday.

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

* Timing... winds will increase with gusts over 45 mph anticipated
by late evening. Winds will gradually decrease after midnight.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected. The wind will also
blow around snow causing reduced visibility at times.

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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