Wind Advisory

… Wind Advisory remains in effect from 1 am to 7 PM EST Monday…

* locations… north and central Georgia

* winds… 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Winds will be
southwest Monday morning… shifting to the northwest by Monday

* Timing… winds will be gusty this evening near any
thunderstorms. Behind the thunderstorms and a cold front… winds
will pick up. The highest winds are expected between 1 am and
7pm Monday… although some winds may remain gusty into Monday
night… particularly in the north Georgia mountains.

* Impacts… these winds may break tree branches and down weaker
trees… particularly those in saturated soils due to recent
heavy rainfall. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 20 mph or wind gusts
of at least 35 mph mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult… especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.

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