The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for Thursday. The high wind warning is in effect from 7 AM to 7 PM Thursday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect. Expect south to southeast wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. Forecasters say wind will increase rapidly Thursday morning with the strongest gusts expected for a few hours Thursday afternoon. This is not expected to be a prolonged event.
Wind this strong can snapped tree branches and down trees, causing local power outages as well as lead to property damage.