HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 11 PM EST SATURDAY…
* WHAT…Southwest winds 35 to 45 mph with peak gusts of 65 to 70 mph expected.
* WHERE…Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Erie, Genesee, Wyoming, and Chautauqua counties.
* WHEN…From 1 PM to 11 PM EST Saturday.
* IMPACTS…Damaging winds will bring down numerous trees and power lines. Some property damage likely. Widespread power outages are likely. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.
People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.