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The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Wind Advisory for the District of Columbia, which is in effect from
8AM-8PM Monday, April 15, 2019.

Timing: The strongest winds are likely from late morning through the afternoon hours.

Winds: West 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

Impacts: Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and powerlines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions: A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 to 55 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.


Many alerts regard violent crime. Do not take action, instead call 911 with the event number if listed.

Originally recorded:

April 15, 2019 - 4:08 AM

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