Wind Advisory Issued for Region

by ARLnow.com February 24, 2012 at 11:15 am 2,125 6 Comments

Get ready for some breezy weather tonight. The National Weather Service is predicting 20 to 30 mph sustained winds, with gusts up to 55 mph, starting late this afternoon.

The winds carry the possibility of blowing debris and downed power lines, among other hazards. From Arlington Alerts:

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Arlington County and other jurisdictions within the National Capital Region from 3 pm, Friday, February 24th, until midnight tonight. The strongest winds are expected to occur late this afternoon thru this evening with gusts up to 55 MPH. Winds this strong may make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution

  • novasteve

    TRANSLATION: Chipotleaddict forgot his beano so we need to be prepared for the consequences.

  • Damn those burritos!

    sorry….chipotle for lunch again

  • CrystalMikey

    Yay…50 degree temperature drop on Saturday (factoring in the wind chill).

  • YTK

    “I’m flyiiiing!”
    “Close that umbrella Ms Poppins!!!”

  • BlueSkies

    It’s not coming from the Hill?

    • OldTimer

      Dat would be hot air… mightly hot air.


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