High Wind Warning Issued

The National Weather Service In Buffalo Has Issued A High Wind Warning…Which Is In Effect Until 10 PM EST Friday. The Wind Advisory Is No Longer In Effect. * Locations…Chautauqua And Southern Erie Counties. * Timing…Late This Afternoon Through Late Friday Evening. * Winds…Southeast Increasing To 20 To 30 Mph With Gusts Up To 50 Mph Tonight…Then Southwest 25 To 35 Mph With Gusts Up To 60 Mph Friday And Friday Evening. * Impacts…Winds Of This Magnitude Will Bring Down Some Trees And Powerlines…And Result In Scattered Power Outages. Travel Will Be Difficult In High Profile Vehicles…Especially Along The New York State Thruway.

A High Wind Warning Is Issued When Sustained Winds Of 40 Mph Are Expected For At Least An Hour…With Gusts Of 58 Mph Or Greater At Any Time. Damage To Trees…Power Lines…And Property Are Possible With Wind Of This Magnitude. If You Have A High Profile Vehicles Be Extra Careful Until The Wind Subsides