ALERTAS DEL TIEMPO

  • Aviso de Vientos Fuertes

    Grant, WV

    Northern Virginia Blue Ridge-Central Virginia Blue Ridge-
    Western Grant-Eastern Grant-Western Mineral-Western Pendleton-
    Eastern Pendleton-
    Including the cities of Frostburg, Hightown, Monterey,
    Big Meadows, Wintergreen, Bayard, Mount Storm, Petersburg,
    Elk Garden, Riverton, Brandywine, Franklin, Oak Flat, Ruddle,
    and Sugar Grove
    941 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 10 AM
    EST MONDAY...

    * TIMING...10 AM Sunday morning through 10 AM Monday morning.

    * WINDS...Southwest late Sunday morning, becoming west to
    northwest Sunday afternoon through Monday morning, sustained
    25 to 40 mph with gusts around 60 mph. The strongest winds are
    most likely for elevations above 1500 feet.

    * IMPACTS...There is the potential for downed trees, power
    lines, and minor structural damage. Driving high profile
    vehicles in these conditions is dangerous. In addition,
    saturated ground and the prolonged nature of the winds may
    enhance the risk for downed trees.

    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.



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