...High wind watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night western Aleutians East of Shemya...
The National Weather Service in Anchorage has issued a high wind watch...which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night.
* Location...east of Shemya.
* Wind...35 to 60 mph with gusts possible up to 75 mph.
* Timing...Thursday afternoon through late Thursday night.
* Impacts...high winds may move loose debris and may damage property.
A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. People are encouraged to closely monitor this weather situation. Preparation for this potentially dangerous weather event should begin now.