WEATHER ALERT: Wind Advisory Issued for Area

| January 10, 2017

NWSVENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A wind advisory has been issued for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh issued the following Urgent Weather Message at 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10, 2017:

Wind Advisory
URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
445 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-LAWRENCE-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…NEW PHILADELPHIA…DOVER…CARROLLTON…
MALVERN…EAST LIVERPOOL…SALEM…COLUMBIANA…SHARON…
HERMITAGE…GROVE CITY…OIL CITY…FRANKLIN…TIONESTA…
NEW CASTLE…ELLWOOD CITY
445 PM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS…SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 50 MPH.

* PERIOD OF STRONGEST WINDS…9 PM TO 1 AM IN OHIO…AND 11 PM TO 3 AM IN PENNSYLVANIA

* IMPACTS…STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS…TREES…AND POWER LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

PLEASE REPORT DOWN TREES OR BRANCHES BY CALLING 412-262-1988, POSTING TO THE NWS PITTSBURGH FACEBOOK PAGE, OR USING TWITTER @NWSPITTSBURGH

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