Gusty Winds Expected Sunday
Created by on 10/14/2012 9:16:20 AM


It looks to be a windy Sunday here in Northeast Indiana. The National Weather Service is warning residents and travelers alike to be prepared for a blustery day.  The exact text of the NWS advisory follows.

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...FREQUENT GUSTS TO 45 MPH THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING ARE EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...UNSECURED OBJECTS MAY BE EASILY PICKED UP. SMALL BRANCHES MAY BE BROKEN OFF TREES.

* TRAVEL CONCERNS...DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ROADWAYS SUCH AS THE INDIANA AND OHIO TOLL ROAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH...OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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