Wind Advisory Today

13 April 2024 – For the TriState region a wind advisory in effect until 6pm this evening.

Expect west winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 50 to 55 mph for portions of the Central and Western Mountains of Pennsylvania, north-central Maryland, northern, northwest, and western Virginia, and eastern ,West Virginia. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.

Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects. The combination of strong winds and saturated ground will bring an increased risk of downed trees and power outages.

For high wind safety information, visit weather.gov/safety/wind.