ATHENS CO WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THU 2/17/22 FROM 2PM, TO 11PM WINDS 10 TO 20MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50MPH EXPECTED

The National Weather Service has issued a WIND ADVISORY for Athens County in effect Thursday, February 17, 2022, from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM.

  • WHAT-Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 50 mph
  • expected.
  • WHERE-Portions of southeast Ohio, northeast Kentucky and central, northern, southern and western West Virginia.
  • WHEN– Thursday, February 17, 2022, from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM.
  • IMPACTS-Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS-Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high-profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.