Weather Alerts for Bronx County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
BRONX COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Bronx - Kings (Brooklyn) - New York (Manhattan) - Northeast Suffolk - Northern Nassau - Northern Queens - Northern Westchester - Northwest Suffolk - Orange - Putnam - Richmond (Staten Is.) - Rockland - Southeast Suffolk - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southern Westchester - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Thu, 10/17 1:43pm Updated: Thu, 10/17 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 10/17 6:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED...
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Advisory,
which is in effect until 6 PM EDT this evening. The High Wind
Warning has been cancelled.
* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* WHERE...Entire Tri-State Area.
* WHEN...Until 6 PM EDT this evening.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are possible.

Information:
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, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use
extra caution.