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Wind Advisory

Status

Event Extended (Both Time and Area) Expired

Start Time

Thu 10/11/2018 10:00 PM EDT

End Time

Fri 10/12/2018 06:00 AM EDT

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Low impact

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 547 PM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018 DCZ001-MDZ011-013-016-503>506-508-VAZ040-052>054-057-501-505-506- 120600- /O.EXB.KLWX.WI.Y.0007.181012T0200Z-181012T1000Z/ District of Columbia-Southern Baltimore-Prince Georges-Charles- Northwest Montgomery-Central and Southeast Montgomery- Northwest Howard-Central and Southeast Howard-Southeast Harford- Rappahannock-Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax- Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-King George-Northern Fauquier- Western Loudoun-Eastern Loudoun- Including the cities of Washington, Baltimore, Bowie, Suitland-Silver Hill, Clinton, College Park, Greenbelt, Laurel, Camp Springs, St. Charles, Waldorf, Germantown, Damascus, Bethesda, Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Lisbon, Columbia, Ellicott City, Aberdeen, Dale City, Manassas, Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Montclair, Reston, Herndon, Annandale, Centreville, Chantilly, McLean, Franconia, Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, Dahlgren, Warrenton, Purcellville, Leesburg, Ashburn, and Sterling 547 PM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM EDT FRIDAY... The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 6 AM EDT Friday. * TIMING...Tonight. The strongest winds will be late this evening and overnight. * WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. &&