Reno Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:03 AM CST Jan. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

* winds... northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... winds will begin increasing from west to east early
this morning and continue to increase throughout the morning and
most of the afternoon.

* Impacts... strong wind gusts can produce potentially dangerous
cross-winds, especially on roads and highways situated more
perpendicular to the northwesterly wind direction. Unsecured
objects could be blown around and loose tree limbs could fall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph
and/or wind gusts over 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong
can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
Use extra caution.