Western Currituck Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 5:48 PM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 1 am EST Monday...

* areas affected: coastal southeast Virginia and northeast North

* Winds: northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* Timing: through the first part of tonight.

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

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.