Severe Weather Alerts - Gainesville, FL

  • Wind Advisory

    Wind Advisory in effect until 6:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SMALL TREES MAY BE KNOCKED OVER...AND VERY CHOPPY
CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON OPEN BODIES OF WATER MAKING SMALL BOAT
OPERATIONS HAZARDOUS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 39 MPH
ARE EXPECTED FOR AT LEAST AN HOUR...WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 57 MPH OR
GREATER AT ANY TIME.

MINOR DAMAGE TO TREES...POWER LINES...AND PROPERTY ARE POSSIBLE
WITH WIND OF THIS MAGNITUDE.

MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILES VEHICLES ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION
UNTIL THE WIND SUBSIDES.

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