Weather Alerts for Southern Cayuga County

Issued by the National Weather Service

High Wind Warning  HIGH WIND WARNING   High Wind Warning
SOUTHERN CAYUGA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Cortland - Madison - Northern Oneida - Onondaga - Schuyler - Seneca - Southern Cayuga - Southern Oneida - Steuben - Tompkins - Yates
Effective: Sun, 2/24 1:00pm Updated: Sat, 2/23 10:13pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/25 7:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM SUNDAY TO 7 PM
EST MONDAY...
* WINDS...West 25 to 40 mph with gusts of 55 to 65 mph.
* TIMING...Sunday afternoon through late Monday afternoon. Peak
winds Sunday night through midday Monday.
* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Information:
A high wind warning is issued when sustained winds of 40 mph are
expected for at least an hour, or gusts of 58 mph or greater.
Damage to trees, power lines, and property are possible with
winds of this magnitude. Be prepared for the possibility of
trees blocking roads and widespread power outages. At home, you
should be prepared to be without power, possible for several
days. Make sure you have adequate supplies of food and medicine.

High Wind Warning  HIGH WIND WARNING   High Wind Warning
SOUTHERN CAYUGA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Allegany - Cattaraugus - Lewis - Livingston - Northern Cayuga - Ontario - Oswego - Wayne - Wyoming
Effective: Sun, 2/24 10:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 10:13pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/25 10:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 10 AM
EST MONDAY...
* LOCATIONS...Wayne, Northern Cayuga, Oswego, Lewis, Wyoming,
Livingston, Ontario, Cattaraugus, and Allegany counties.
* TIMING...From late Sunday morning through late Monday morning.
* WINDS...West 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 to 70 mph.
* IMPACTS...Strong wind gusts will bring down trees and power
lines and result in numerous power outages. Shallow rooted
pines will be particularly vulnerable. Minor property damage is
also possible, especially to roofs and siding. Travel in high
profile vehicles will be very difficult at times.

Information:
High winds of 58 mph or greater will make driving difficult and
will result in property damage, including downed trees and power
lines. Numerous power outages are expected. Home owners should
secure loose objects.