Metro Detroit weather: Wind Advisory in effect until 8 p.m.
The already windy conditions we started Thursday (April 14) with will have ramped up right on schedule. With many of us gusting above 40 mph this afternoon, some of us even above 50 mph. Fortunately, these gusts will start ramping back down early this evening, which is why the Wind Advisory is scheduled to expire at 8 p.m.
Wind Advisory issued for Monroe County
A Wind Advisory goes into effect at noon today, with high winds expected to continue through 10 p.m.A Wind Advisory goes into effect at noon today for Monroe County, with high winds expected to continue through 10 p.m.A Gale Warning for Lake Erie is in effect until Monday morning. And finally, a Lakeshore Flood Advisory that was issued Saturday for the northern part of Monroe County continues this morning. During the Small Craft Advisory, expect sustained winds up to 19 knots from the southwest with gusts up to 29 knots. * WHEN...During the Gale Warning, the maximum winds are expected around 11 AM EST Sunday with the largest waves expected around 1 PM EST Sunday. During the Small Craft Advisory, the maximum winds are expected around 6 AM EST Sunday with the largest waves expected around 3 AM EST Sunday.monroenews.com
Strong winds, higher temperatures expected in the Chicago area this week
There is a wind advisory for northeast and north-central Illinois and northwest Indiana, he said. The strong winds can prove especially challenging for those driving semitrailers or larger vehicles. The strong winds were expected to be particularly strong primarily on Interstates 55 and 57, as well as near the lakefront, he said.chicagotribune.com
High winds forecast between 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Today, the winds will be pushing away from Monroe County, and so there is a Low Water Advisory in effect locally. That means water levels will fall below the "critical mark for safe navigation" by boaters. Because of the direction of the strong winds today, high waves and water will be noticed on the east side of Lake Erie. During the Low Water Advisory, abnormally low water levels expected. Water levels may reach as low as 18 inches below low water datum on this afternoon.monroenews.com
High winds today; snow tonight
A Wind Advisory that includes Monroe County will be in effect for much of the day. EARLIER REPORT:A Wind Advisory and Small Craft Advisory will be in effect for Monroe County for much of today. .DAY ONE...Today and TonightA Wind Advisory is in effect through this afternoon. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight but reports of rainfall amounts and wind damage would be appreciated. * WHEN...The maximum winds are expected around 6 AM EST Monday with the largest waves expected around 7 AM EST Monday.monroenews.com
Wind Advisory issued for Monday
Southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph, gusting to 45 mph, are expected in southeast Michigan. Southwest winds of 20 to 30 mph, gusting to 45 mph, are expected Monday in southeast Michigan. * WHERE...Midland, Bay, Huron, Saginaw, Tuscola, Sanilac, Lenawee and Monroe Counties. 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.monroenews.com
Wind Advisory issued for Monroe County, gusts up to 50 mph
A Wind Advisory is in effect for much of southeast Michigan today; and a High Wind Warning is in effect for much of northwest Ohio. Hundreds of people have lost power in northern Monroe County, according to DTE Energy outage map. EARLIER REPORTA Wind Advisory is in effect for much of southeast Michigan today; and a High Wind Warning is in effect for much of northwest Ohio. * TIMING: The maximum winds are expected around 2 PM EST Wednesday with the largest waves expected around 3 PM EST Wednesday. * Expect water levels to drop 6 inches below low water datum or 28 inches below the critical mark for safe navigation.monroenews.com
Wind Advisory goes into effect at 7 p.m. for Monroe County
* WHERE...All of southeast Michigan. A Wind Advisory has been issued for Monroe County. In addition, a Low Water Advisory and Gale Warning are in effect for the Michigan waters of Lake Erie. A Winter Weather Advisory is affecting other areas of Michigan, including Grand Rapids and Mount Pleasant. The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a Low Water Advisory which is in effect from 5 PM Thursday to 9 AM EDT Friday.monroenews.com