Weather Alerts for Northern New Haven County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
NORTHERN NEW HAVEN COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Northern Fairfield - Northern Middlesex - Northern New Haven - Northern New London - Southern Fairfield - Southern Middlesex - Southern New Haven - Southern New London
Effective: Mon, 1/21 3:22am Updated: Mon, 1/21 9:15am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 1/21 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
* WINDS...Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.
* TIMING...Through this evening.
* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Information:
A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph,
or gusts of 46 to 57 mph, are expected or occurring. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use
extra caution.

Wind Chill Advisory  WIND CHILL ADVISORY   Wind Chill Advisory
NORTHERN NEW HAVEN COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Northern Fairfield - Northern Middlesex - Northern New Haven - Northern New London - Southern Fairfield - Southern Middlesex - Southern New Haven - Southern New London
Effective: Mon, 1/21 3:22am Updated: Mon, 1/21 9:15am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 1/21 1:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected, with wind chills 15 below
to as low as 20 below zero.
* WHERE...Southern Connecticut, the Lower Hudson Valley and
Western Bergen and Western Passaic Counties.
* WHEN...Through 1 PM EST.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Information:
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.