Alert: High Wind Watch issued February 28 at 2:52PM EST expiring March 3 at 6:00AM EST by NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC

Event: High Wind Watch
Sender Name: NWS Baltimore MD/Washington DC
Issued: 2018-02-28T14:52:26-05:00
Expires: 2018-02-28T23:00:00-05:00
Description: The National Weather Service in Baltimore MD/Washington has
issued a High Wind Watch, which is in effect from late Thursday
night through late Friday night.

* TIMING…Overnight Thursday through Friday night.

* WINDS…Northwest 25 to 40 mph with the potential for gusts
around 60 mph.

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

Instruction: A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Future
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Possible
Categories: Met,
Area Description: King George; Fairfax; Northwest Montgomery; Northern Baltimore; Albemarle; St. Marys; Northwest Howard; District of Columbia; Stafford; Anne Arundel; Frederick; Northwest Harford; Southern Baltimore; Madison; Northern Fauquier; Culpeper; Rappahannock; Central and Southeast Montgomery; Nelson; Calvert; Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria; Carroll; Eastern Loudoun; Spotsylvania; Western Loudoun; Prince Georges; Charles; Central and Southeast Howard; Southern Fauquier; Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park; Greene; Orange; Southeast Harford

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2682523-2521520
CAP MessageType: Alert