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Borough of California, PA Emergency Management
Sunday October 28th, 2012 :: 04:34 p.m. EDT

Advisory

A High Wind Warning is in effect for Washington County from 12:00pm Monday October 29, 2012 thru 12:00pm Tuesday October 30, 2012.

HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO
NOON TUESDAY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS
ISSUED A HIGH WIND WARNING WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
NOON MONDAY TO NOON TUESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* HAZARDS...DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60
MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE MONDAY
AFTERNOON WITH THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS EXPECTED
TO OCCUR LATE MONDAY EVENING INTO THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS OF TUESDAY. WINDS WILL THEN BEGIN TO
DIMINISH DURING THE DAYTIME ON TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WIND WILL BRING DOWN TREES AND POWER
LINES. LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH CANS, DECK
FURNITURE AND HALLOWEEN DECORATIONS SHOULD BE
SECURED. USE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE DRIVING
ESPECIALLY WHEN CROSSING BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND OF AT
LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WIND
OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN DOWN TREES, DAMAGE PROPERTY
AND MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.

Address/Location
Borough of California, PA Emergency Management
225 3rd St
California, PA 15419

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 724-938-8878

John M.Mosher
Emergency Management
mo23@verizon.net


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