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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:01 AM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to midnight
EDT tonight...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to midnight
EDT tonight.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 30 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* Timing... this afternoon into tonight.

* Impacts... scattered tree and power line damage is possible
along with some minor property damage in the highest gusts.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for
high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Secure loose outdoor objects. Drivers of high-profile vehicles or
trailers should exercise caution. The wind and wind gusts will
make difficult driving conditions.