Last Updated on January 8, 2024 5:48 am
Including the cities of Newland, Ingalls, and Banner Elk
357 AM EST Mon Jan 8 2024
…HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM EST
- WHAT…Southeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 65 mph
- WHERE…Avery County.
- WHEN…From 7 PM this evening to 7 PM EST Tuesday.
- IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles.
Avoid being outside near trees. If caught outside, watch for falling
debris or tree limbs. Remain in the lower levels of your home during
the windstorm and avoid windows and overhanging trees. Use caution
if you must drive.
Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite source of weather
information for the latest updates. Additional details can be found