ATHENS CO HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FRI, 3/26/21 FROM 2AM UNTIL 3PM, WIND 15 TO 20MPH, 45 TO 60MPH GUSTS POSSIBLE!

HIGH WIND WATCH in effect for Athens County Friday, 3/26/2021 from 2AM until 3PM.

WHAT, Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 45 to 60 mph possible.

WHERE, Portions of southeast Ohio and central, northeast and northern West Virginia.

WHEN, Friday, 3/26/2021 from 2AM until 3PM.

IMPACTS, Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:
Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this situation. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe location prior to the onset of winds.