HIDE Wind Advisory issued November 18 at 3:16AM EST until November 19 at 12:00PM EST by NWS Blacksburg
...Strong winds along and behind a cold front late today into
.Southwest winds will increase ahead of a cold front later today
with a few gusts approaching 45 mph in the higher terrain of West
Virginia into Northwest North Carolina. As the front passes across
tonight, winds shift to the west and northwest with gusts to 45 to
50 mph anticipated across the mountains into portions of the
Virginia foothills. Winds will start to slacken some by late
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON EST
The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to noon EST
* Locations...Mountains of Southeast West Virginia, Southwest
Virginia and Northwest North Carolina, as well as the Virginia
* Hazards...Strong, gusty winds.
* Winds...Southwest 10 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph late this
afternoon and evening, shift to the west to northwest 15 to 30
mph with gusts up to 50 mph overnight into Sunday morning.
* Timing...Strongest winds will occur between midnight and 8am
tonight into Sunday morning.
* Impacts...These winds will blow around loose outdoor objects
such as trash cans. Traveling will be difficult for higher
profile vehicles. Some weaker or dead trees could be uprooted,
with limbs also likely to break. Isolated power outages