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Weather Alerts for Broome New York   (NYZ056)

icn  WIND ADVISORY
BROOME   (NYZ056)

Effective: Mon, Nov 24, 2014 02:07pm EST Severity: Minor
Updated: Mon, Nov 24, 2014 02:07pm EST Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, Nov 25, 2014 12:00am EST Certainty: Likely

Areas Affected: Broome; Chemung; Chenango; Cortland; Delaware; Madison; Northern Oneida; Onondaga; Otsego; Schuyler; Seneca; Southern Cayuga; Southern Oneida; Steuben; Tioga; Tompkins; Yates
 
Alert:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...
* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL NEW YORK.
* HAZARDS...WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH.
* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.
* IMPACTS...MINOR DAMAGE TO TREES AND BRANCHES. SPORADIC POWER
OUTAGES POSSIBLE.
Instructions:
WIND ADVISORIES ARE ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT
GREATER THAN 30 MPH AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE COULD CAUSE MINOR DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER
LINES AND WEAKER STRUCTURES. PERSONS IN THE ADVISORY AREA SHOULD
SECURE ALL LOOSE OBJECTS. IF YOU ARE TRAVELING THROUGH THE
ADVISORY AREA KEEP A FIRM GRIP ON THE WHEEL...ESPECIALLY FOR
THOSE DRIVING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
PLEASE REPORT DAMAGE TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING
TOLL FREE AT 1-877-633-6772...OR BY EMAIL AT
BGM.STORMREPORT@NOAA.GOV.

 

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