0.7 min readBy Published On: December 24th, 2020Categories: News0 Comments on Batten down the Hatches: Wet + Wild Christmas Forecast

Forget the cows and bales of hay flying through the air, Dorothy. We could see Christmas wreaths and inflatable Santas blowing down the street.  The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning!  See Below:

HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON EST FRIDAY… * WHAT…South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected.

* WHEN…From midnight tonight to noon EST Friday. * IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.

NWS also offers some helpful tips too!


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