Alert: Wind Advisory issued January 30 at 3:46AM EST expiring January 30 at 6:00PM EST by NWS Wakefield VA

Event: Wind Advisory
Sender Name: NWS Wakefield VA
Issued: 2019-01-30T03:46:00-05:00
Expires: 2019-01-30T12:00:00-05:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST this

* AREAS AFFECTED: Portions of south central, central, and eastern
Virginia, and the lower eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia.

* WINDS: West to southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 to 45
mph, shifting to the west to northwest late in the afternoon.

* TIMING: The strongest winds are expected during the mid to late
afternoon hours.

* IMPACTS: Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Isolated power outages will be possible.

Instruction: 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.

Link to more Info:
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Richmond; Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond); Inland Worcester; Lunenburg; Caroline; James City; Eastern King and Queen; Western Chesterfield; Northampton; Western King William; Eastern Essex; Dorchester; New Kent; Nottoway; Cumberland; Western Hanover; Middlesex; Somerset; Powhatan; Western King and Queen; Dinwiddie; Maryland Beaches; Mathews; Lancaster; Mecklenburg; Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights); Charles City; Westmoreland; Eastern Hanover; Prince George; Western Essex; Eastern Henrico; Goochland; Accomack; Western Louisa; Eastern Louisa; Northumberland; Wicomico; Eastern King William; Amelia; Prince Edward; Gloucester; Fluvanna

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-3345255-2925375
CAP MessageType: Alert