Winds were whipping over the weekend as many residents and visitors took notice of.
The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory from Friday afternoon until noon Saturday. Boone officially recorded peak gust of 40 mph on Friday, and 43 mph on Saturday. Grandfather Mountain posted a gust of 88.5 on Saturday.
For a look back at the records for high winds in Boone, check out the Boone Wind Gust History page.
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