Eastern Kentucky Weather - WYMT

Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Anderson; Bledsoe; Bradley; Campbell; Claiborne; Grainger; Hamblen; Hamilton; Hancock; Hawkins; Jefferson; Knox; Loudon; Marion; McMinn; Meigs; Morgan; NW Blount; North Sevier; Northwest Carter; Northwest Cocke; Northwest Greene; Northwest Monroe; Rhea; Roane; Scott; Sequatchie; Sullivan; Union; Washington; West Polk

NWS Knoxville (Eastern Tennessee)

...Gusty Winds Expected Today into Tonight... .Gusty winds will continue this evening ahead of an approaching cold front, and continuing tonight behind the frontal passage. Winds will gust up to 40 mph across the area, with higher gusts possible across the higher elevations. ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ SUNDAY...

* EVENT...Southwest winds this evening of 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Winds will shift to the northwest by midnight, and gradually diminsh by sunrise.

* TIMING...This afternoon through tonight.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may bring down weaker trees and large tree limbs. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around. Travel may difficult for higher profile vehicles on area interstates.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of 40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Bell; Breathitt; Clay; Floyd; Harlan; Johnson; Knott; Knox; Leslie; Letcher; Magoffin; Martin; Perry; Pike; Whitley

NWS Jackson (Eastern Kentucky)

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING...

* TIMING...Gusty winds are expected into the overnight hours.

* WINDS...Peak winds of 40 to 45 mph are possible through late tonight. Wind gusts may reach 50 mph on ridges above 2500 feet elevation.

* IMPACTS...Travelers may find travel difficult on north to south highways tonight. In addition, gusts of 40 to 50 mph can cause some tree limbs or weakly rooted trees in hilly terrain to fall, potentially resulting in isolated power outages.

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 40 mph or higher are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Boyd; Carter; Greenup; Lawrence

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...West 15 to 30 mph with isolated gusts over 45 mph.

* TIMING...Through 4 AM.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 46 mph or greater are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Buchanan; Dickenson

NWS Charleston (West Virginia)

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...West 15 to 30 mph with isolated gusts over 45 mph.

* TIMING...Through 4 AM.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of 46 mph or greater are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Lee; Russell; Scott; Washington; Wise

NWS Knoxville (Eastern Tennessee)

...Gusty Winds Expected Today into Tonight... .Gusty winds will continue this evening ahead of an approaching cold front, and continuing tonight behind the frontal passage. Winds will gust up to 40 mph across the area, with higher gusts possible across the higher elevations. ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST /3 AM CST/ SUNDAY...

* EVENT...Southwest winds this evening of 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Winds will shift to the northwest by midnight, and gradually diminsh by sunrise.

* TIMING...This afternoon through tonight.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may bring down weaker trees and large tree limbs. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around. Travel may difficult for higher profile vehicles on area interstates.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph and/or gusts of 40 to 57 mph are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.