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High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
934 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

NYZ001>003-010-011-241045-
/O.CON.KBUF.HW.A.0001.180225T1400Z-180225T2300Z/
Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Northern Erie-Genesee-
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester,
Buffalo, and Batavia
934 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Northern Erie, and
  Genesee counties.

* TIMING...From late Sunday morning through early Sunday evening.

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong to damaging winds possible. Shallow rooted
  trees may be downed more easily with the recently thawed and
  saturated soil conditions. Travel may become hazardous for
  high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Strong winds of 58 mph or greater could produce property damage,
including downed trees and power lines that could result in power
outages. Home owners should secure personal property.

&&

$$



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