Weather

High Wind Warning

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
212 PM EDT Thu Mar 25 2021


Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Chautauqua-
Cattaraugus-Southern Erie-
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester,
Buffalo, Batavia, Warsaw, Jamestown, Olean, Orchard Park,
and Springville
212 PM EDT Thu Mar 25 2021

HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 4 PM EDT FRIDAY

  • WHAT…Southwest winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph
    expected.
  • WHERE…Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Erie, Genesee, Wyoming,
    Chautauqua, and Cattaraugus counties.
  • WHEN…From 8 AM to 4 PM EDT Friday.
  • IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
    Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
    difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

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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