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"Wind Advisory" ...Wind Advisory in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 6 am EDT Sunday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 6 am EDT Sunday. * Winds...west 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * Timing...highest winds late this afternoon into early this evening. * Impacts...scattered tree limbs and branches downed. Isolated power outages. Strong gusty winds would blow around unsecured outdoor objects. Difficulty driving high profile vehicles. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph... or gusts of 46 to 57 mph...are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. -- Saturday Oct.22 16,04:36 AM



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