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Wind Advisory Issued for Alexandria – Monday Feb 2

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The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding area from 12:00 Noon TODAY (Monday, February 2, 2015) until 12:00 midnight tonight. 50 MPH gusts are expected late afternoon into early evening.

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT…

* TIMING…STRONGEST WINDS FROM MID AFTERNOON UNTIL EARLY
EVENING.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS…SCATTERED TREE AND POWER LINE DAMAGE. DIFFICULTY
DRIVING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. SECURE OUTDOOR FURNITURE AND TAKE CARE DRIVING HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES.

Lee Hernly, Editor
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Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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I received this newsletter on Tuesday, February 3rd. The wind advisory for yesterday does me no good.

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Hi Nancy –

Sorry about that. Sometimes these things are issued after the daily email newsletter is sent out.