Alert: Wind Advisory issued February 24 at 3:02AM EST expiring February 25 at 1:00PM EST by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: Wind Advisory
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Issued: 2019-02-24T03:02:00-05:00
Expires: 2019-02-24T11:15:00-05:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 4 AM to 1 PM EST

* TIMING…Late this afternoon and early this evening, and again
Monday morning through midday. The strongest winds are expected
late tonight through midday Monday.

* WINDS…West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph late this
afternoon and evening, decreasing to 15 to 25 mph with gusts up
to 40 mph overnight, then increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to around 50 mph Monday morning through midday.

* IMPACTS…Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected. The persistent
winds combined with saturated ground enhances the risk for
downed trees.

Instruction: A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles.

Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Anne Arundel; Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park; Central and Southeast Howard; Eastern Loudoun; Fairfax; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Northwest Montgomery; Southern Baltimore; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Southeast Harford; Northwest Howard; District of Columbia; Prince Georges

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3392863-2971729
CAP MessageType: Alert