Weather Alerts

Wind Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Northwest Providence
  • Western Kent
  • Bristol
  • Newport

Wind Advisory In Effect From 6 Pm Edt This Evening To 7 Am Est
Sunday
The National Weather Service In Taunton Has Issued A Wind
Advisory Which Is In Effect From 6 Pm Edt This Evening To 7 Am
Est Sunday. The High Wind Watch Is No Longer In Effect.
- Location Northeastern Eastern And Interior Southeastern
Massachusetts As Well As All Of Rhode Island.
- Winds North 15 To 25 Mph With Gusts Up To 50 Mph.
- Timing Expect Winds To Increase This Afternoon Peaking
Overnight Into Sunday Morning.
- Impacts Power Lines Trees And Tree Limbs May Be Downed
By These Winds. Fully Or Partially Leaved Trees Will Be The
Most Susceptible To This Damage.
Precautionary/preparedness Actions
A Wind Advisory Is Issued When Sustained Winds Are Forecast To Be
31 To 39 Mph Or Gusts Will Range Between 46 And 57 Mph. Winds
This Strong Are Capable Of Downing Small Tree Limbs And
Branches Possibly Causing Isolated Power Outages. Driving Can
Also Be Difficult Especially For High Profile Vehicles.

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