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Vinton County
Thursday October 31st, 2019 :: 10:44 a.m. EDT

Alert

Wind Advisory until 02:00AM Friday

* WHAT...For the Freeze Warning, sub-freezing temperatures as low as 30 expected. For the Wind Advisory, west winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected.

* WHERE...Portions of southeast Ohio, southwest Virginia, northeast Kentucky and central, southern and western West Virginia.

* WHEN...For the Freeze Warning, from 2 AM to 10 AM EDT Friday. For the Wind Advisory, from 5 PM this afternoon to 2 AM EDT Friday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result. Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BOONE ... KANAWHA ... MINGO ... LAWRENCE ... MCDOWELL ... PUTNAM ... JACKSON ... DICKENSON ... ROANE ... BOYD ... WYOMING ... VINTON ... LINCOLN ... CARTER ... MASON ... CABELL ... BUCHANAN ... WAYNE ... MEIGS ... LOGAN ... GREENUP ... JACKSON ... LAWRENCE ... GALLIA

Instructions:

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects. Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above- ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

Address/Location
Vinton County
100 E Main St
McArthur, OH 45651

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-596-4571

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Wind Advisory

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