Weather Alerts for Queens County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
QUEENS COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Bronx - Kings (Brooklyn) - New York (Manhattan) - Northeast Suffolk - Northern Nassau - Northern Queens - Northwest Suffolk - Richmond (Staten Is.) - Southeast Suffolk - Southern Nassau - Southern Queens - Southern Westchester - Southwest Suffolk
Effective: Tue, 10/24 8:00am Updated: Tue, 10/24 1:30am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 10/25 2:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Strong Southerly Winds Tuesday into Tuesday Night...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO 2 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...
* Winds...South 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph.
* Timing...Developing Tuesday morning and continuing through the
evening, ending from west to east at night.
* Impacts...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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.