HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EST SUNDAY…
* WHAT…Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected.
* WHERE…Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Wayne, Erie, Genesee,
Wyoming, Livingston, Ontario, Chautauqua, and Cattaraugus
* WHEN…From 7 AM to 6 PM EST Sunday.
* IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. 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.
Monroe county has reported over 10,000 residents who have lost power, thus far. Please be safe and keep your phones charged and have flashlights available in case you lose power.