« View county listHigh Wind Watch
Including the cities of Watertown and Lowville
934 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018
...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
* LOCATIONS...Jefferson and Lewis counties. Mainly the Black
River Valley and north of the Tug Hill.
* TIMING...From late Saturday night through early Sunday
* WINDS...Southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* IMPACTS...Strong to damaging winds possible. Shallow rooted
trees may be downed more easily with the recently thawed and
saturated soil conditions. Travel may become hazardous for
high profile vehicles.
Strong winds of 58 mph or greater could produce property damage,
including downed trees and power lines that could result in power
outages. Home owners should secure personal property.