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Ridgewood Emergency Management
Tuesday November 6th, 2012 :: 12:38 p.m. EST

Advisory

High Wind Warning in effect for Bergen County area thru late Wednesday night

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY

935 AM EST TUE NOV 6 2012..HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS...ALL OF NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY... SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT ...LONG ISLAND AND NEW YORK CITY.

* HAZARDS...DAMAGING WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

* TIMING...WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DOWNED TREES AND POWER LINES...AS WELL AS MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

Address/Location
Ridgewood Emergency Management
131 N Maple Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 201-670-5570

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