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High WInd Warning Thursday Night



A High Wind Watch posted for Thursday evening into Friday says trees and power lines could come down in gusts up to 60 MPH

Here's the complete notice from the National Weather Service:


CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OLEAN...WELLSVILLE
512 PM EDT WED OCT 30 2013

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY.

.. LOCATIONS...CATTARAUGUS AND ALLEGANY COUNTIES WITH THE HIGHER
  TERRAIN OVER 1500 FEET BEING THE AREA OF GREATEST CONCERN.

.. TIMING...THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

.. WINDS...SOUTH 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST.

.. IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE MAY BRING DOWN SOME TREES AND
  POWER LINES AND RESULT IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES...AND ALSO
  MAKE FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR STRONG
DAMAGING WINDS TO DEVELOP. THESE STRONG WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
TREES AND POWER LINES AS WELL AS CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE. IF A HIGH
WIND WARNING IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE...AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS. BE
PREPARED FOR TREES BLOCKING ROADWAYS AND POWER OUTAGES. STAY
TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO OR THE OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR
FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WARSAW...JAMESTOWN...ORCHARD PARK...
SPRINGVILLE
512 PM EDT WED OCT 30 2013

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY...

.. LOCATIONS...WYOMING...CHAUTAUQUA...SOUTHERN ERIE COUNTIES WITH
  THE HIGHER TERRAIN OVER 1500 FEET BEING THE AREA OF GREATEST
  CONCERN.

.. TIMING...THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

.. WINDS...SOUTH 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST.

.. IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE MAY BRING DOWN SOME TREES
  AND POWER LINES AND RESULT IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES...AND
  ALSO MAKE FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR STRONG
DAMAGING WINDS TO DEVELOP. THESE STRONG WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
TREES AND POWER LINES AS WELL AS CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE. IF A HIGH
WIND WARNING IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE...AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS. BE
PREPARED FOR TREES BLOCKING ROADWAYS AND POWER OUTAGES. STAY
TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO OR THE OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR
FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-
LEWIS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...
NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO...WATERTOWN...LOWVILLE...BUFFALO...
BATAVIA
512 PM EDT WED OCT 30 2013

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.. LOCATIONS...NIAGARA...ORLEANS...ERIE...GENESEE...WYOMING...
  CHAUTAUQUA...MONROE...WAYNE...NORTHERN CAYUGA...OSWEGO...
  JEFFERSON...AND LEWIS COUNTIES.

.. TIMING...LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY EVENING.

.. WINDS...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

.. IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE MAY BRING DOWN SOME TREES
  AND POWER LINES AND RESULT IN SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES...AND
  ALSO MAKE FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THAT THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR STRONG
DAMAGING WINDS TO DEVELOP. THESE STRONG WINDS COULD BRING DOWN
TREES AND POWER LINES AS WELL AS CAUSE PROPERTY DAMAGE. IF A HIGH
WIND WARNING IS ISSUED...STAY INSIDE...AND AWAY FROM WINDOWS. BE
PREPARED FOR TREES BLOCKING ROADWAYS AND POWER OUTAGES. STAY
TUNED TO WEATHER RADIO OR THE OTHER RADIO AND TV STATIONS FOR
FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES.

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