Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 13, 2014
Statement as of 2:51 PM EDT on March 11, 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 2 PM Wednesday to 2 am EDT
Thursday for most of north and central Georgia...
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 2 PM Wednesday to 2 am EDT
* Locations... north and central Georgia.
* Winds... west to northwest winds at 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to
* Timing... strong gusty winds will occur ahead and behind a cold
front that pushes across the area on Wednesday. The strongest
winds are expected behind the cold front... with winds
increasing from the northwest Wednesday afternoon and remaining
strong through early Thursday morning.
* Impacts... strong winds could down weakened trees and limbs from
recent winter weather... blow around unsecured objects... and
make driving difficult.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.