Southern New London Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Warning
Issued: 3:36 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning in effect until noon EST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect until noon EST Sunday. The Wind
Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Winds... southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts 55 to 60 mph.

* Timing... tonight into Sunday morning. Strongest winds late
tonight.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Winds this strong
can also make driving difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use
extra caution.