Weather Alerts for Cortland County

Issued by the National Weather Service

High Wind Warning  HIGH WIND WARNING   High Wind Warning
CORTLAND 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.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
CORTLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Broome - Chemung - Chenango - Cortland - Schuyler - Steuben - Tioga - Tompkins
Effective: Sun, 2/24 1:00pm Updated: Sat, 2/23 10:13pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 2/23 11:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...PATCHY FREEZING RAIN...
Patchy freezing rain may occur this evening especially in the
higher elevations. Slick spots may occur on the roadways so use
caution. Temperatures will continue to warm overnight ending the
chance for freezing rain.