UPDATE (2:42 PM): Wind Advisory has been adjusted to 3:00 AM to 2:00 PM Christmas Day.
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for Alexandria, Virginia and the surrounding Northern Virginia area from 5:00 AM until 2:00 PM Christmas Day. 50 MPH gusts are expected late tonight through early Christmas Day in our area.
…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 2 PM EST MONDAY…
The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 5 AM to 2 PM EST Monday.
* TIMING…Late tonight through midday Monday.
* WINDS…West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* IMPACTS…Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected.
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.