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  • Wind Advisory for Chautauqua County, New York
  • Wind Advisory issued November 24 at 9:57AM EST until November 25 at 4:00AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, November 24, 2014 at 9:57 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 4 a.m.
  • ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
    AFTERNOON...
    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON
    TO 4 AM EST TUESDAY...
    * LOCATIONS...CHAUTAUQUA AND SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTY. STRONGEST WINDS
    THIS MORNING WILL BE NEAR THE LAKE ERIE SHORELINE. HIGH WINDS
    WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON.
    * TIMING...WINDS INCREASING AND BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD THIS
    AFTERNOON...THEN TAPERING OFF LATE TONIGHT.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE COULD BRING DOWN SOME TREES
    AND POWER LINES RESULTING IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES. DUE TO
    THE RECENT MELTING OF THE PAST WEEKS HEAVY SNOW...AN
    UNFROZEN... SATURATED GROUND WILL MAKE IT EASIER FOR SOME
    TREES TO BE TOPPLED OVER...ESPECIALLY SHALLOW ROOTED PINES.
    THESE WINDS WOULD ALSO MAKE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE
    VEHICLES. IN ADDITION... HOLIDAY DECORATIONS COULD BE DAMAGED
    AND OTHER LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS COULD BE
    BLOWN AWAY.
    POWER OUTAGES COULD ALSO EXACERBATE FLOODING CONCERNS FOR THOSE
    WITH FLOODED BASEMENTS AS SUMP PUMPS WOULD NOT WORK WITHOUT AN
    EMERGENCY...GENERATOR POWER SUPPLY.
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