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  • High Wind Watch for Richmond (Staten Is.) County, New York
  • High Wind Watch issued February 13 at 9:38PM EST until February 15 at 6:00PM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, February 13, 2015 at 9:38 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...DAMAGING WINDS POSSIBLE LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...
    ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATIONS...LOWER HUDSON VALLEY...NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY...
    NEW YORK CITY...WESTERN AND CENTRAL LONG ISLAND...AND
    SOUTHWESTERN CONNECTICUT.
    * HAZARDS...STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.
    * TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY
    AFTERNOON.
    * IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS MAY DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POWER
    LINES...AND MAKE DRIVING HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES DIFFICULT...
    ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES. BLOWING SNOW MAY
    MAKE TRAVEL AND SNOW REMOVAL EFFORTS DIFFICULT.