Windy conditions will develop Sunday after a cold frontal passage

A strong cold front will cross the area Sunday morning and afternoon. Winds will gust to at least 50 mph behind the front with sustained winds around 30 mph. Gusts may even be a little stronger at some locations over Northwest Ohio and along the Lake Erie shoreline.

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a wind advisory…which is in effect from 9 am to 9 pm Sunday.

  • Winds

  • Will be southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

  • Timing

  • The strongest winds will be several hours after the cold frontal passage.
  • Impacts

  • Loose objects will be blown around and some limbs and even a few power lines could be knocked down.

precautionary/preparedness actions

A wind advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be 31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 46 and 57 mph. Winds of these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use caution until the winds subside. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio for further details or updates.



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