Published: 02/12/2019 @ 05:01 PM Updated: 02/12/2019 @ 05:01 PM
Wind Advisory Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Allen, De Kalb, Kosciusko, Marshall, Noble, Starke and Whitley Counties.
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ WEDNESDAY.
The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening to 7 AM EST /6 AM CST/ Wednesday.
*West winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph tonight.
*Light snow is also expected which could reduce visibility with the high winds and blowing snow.
*The saturated ground in addition to any broken or damaged tree limbs from the recent ice accumulation could lead to tree limbs or small trees coming down with the strong winds. Power outages are likely tonight from falling branches onto utility lines.
Instructions: A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.