Southern Berkshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:27 AM EST Dec. 13, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 7 am this morning to 7 PM
EST this evening...

* locations... Mohawk and Schoharie valleys, eastern Catskills,
greater capital district, northern and central Taconics and
Berkshires.

* Winds... west to northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Timing... 7 am to 7 PM Wednesday.

* Impacts... downed trees, tree limbs and power lines. Scattered
power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.