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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
430 AM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

NYZ015-016-023-025-290930-
Yates-Seneca-Schuyler-Tompkins-
430 AM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central New York.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Wind Warning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   High Wind Warning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
327 AM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

NYZ023-025-044-290830-
/O.UPG.KBGM.WI.Y.0006.240228T1900Z-240229T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KBGM.HW.W.0002.240228T1900Z-240229T1200Z/
Schuyler-Tompkins-Cortland-
Including the cities of Watkins Glen, Ithaca, and Cortland
327 AM EST Wed Feb 28 2024

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM
EST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 mph with localized gusts up to 60
  mph expected.

* WHERE...Schuyler, Tompkins and Cortland counties.

* WHEN...From 2 PM this afternoon to 7 AM EST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
  Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
  difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...South to southwest winds will develop ahead
  of a cold front this afternoon, with gusts 35 to 45 mph. The
  front may be accompanied by sudden stronger wind gusts and
  possible thunderstorms, with winds shifting to the west in its
  wake. Winds will be strongest behind the front, gusting 50 to 60
  mph at times, especially overnight, as much colder air also
  quickly moves into the area.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.

&&

$$



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