Weather Alerts

High Wind Watch

The following area is affected:

  • Washington

BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NANTUCKET MA-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...
VINEYARD HAVEN...NANTUCKET...BLOCK ISLAND
1046 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATION...CAPE COD...MARTHAS VINEYARD...NANTUCKET...AND BLOCK
ISLAND.

* WINDS...EAST 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG EAST WINDS WILL BE CAPABLE OF DOWNING TREES
AND POWER LINES. THE WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR A DAMAGING WIND
EVENT. THESE STRONG WINDS ARE CAPABLE OF DOWNING TREES AND POWER
LINES...AS WELL CAUSING PROPERTY DAMAGE. IF A HIGH WIND WARNING
IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

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