Weather Alert
Avery County, NC
Status: Alert Ended
Start: 2/8/19 2:57 PM
End: 2/8/19 7:03 PM
Dur: 04:06
Canceled 2/8/19 7:03 PM

Wind Advisory issued February 08 at 2:57PM EST until February 08 at 7:00PM EST by NWS
...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS...
.Much cooler air will continue to push in on gusty northwest winds this afternoon, before diminishing this evening into tonight as high pressure builds into the region. The strongest winds are expected across higher elevations, peaking in strength later this morning into the afternoon.
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...
Northern mountains of western North Carolina.

* HAZARDS...
Frequent wind gusts, some of which could be strong enough to knock down tree limbs and power lines.

* TIMING...
Through 7 PM this evening.

* WINDS...
Northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* IMPACTS...
Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
Updated: Fri 2/8/19 3:00 PM EST


Updated: Fri 2/8/19 3:00 PM EST

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