Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Erie (NYC029) New York Issued by the National Weather Service

 

High Wind Warning High Wind Warning - Erie (New York)


Updated:02/25/2018 3:38am
Effective:02/25/2018 9:00am
Expires:02/25/2018 6:00pm
Severity:Severe
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Genesee; Monroe; Niagara; Northern Erie; Orleans; Southern Erie; Wyoming
 
Instructions: High winds of 58 mph or greater will make driving difficult and could result in property damage, including downed trees and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Home owners should secure loose objects.

Message summary: ...high wind warning remains in effect from 9 am this morning to 6 pm est this evening...
* locations...niagara, orleans, monroe, northern erie, and genesee counties.
* timing...from late this morning through early this evening.
* winds...southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.
* impacts...damaging winds expected. Shallow rooted trees will be the most susceptible and be downed more easily with the recently thawed and saturated soil conditions. Travel may become hazardous for high profile vehicles.
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