Winds from PTC 16 wide-reaching

Power outages will be a concern near the coast and slightly inland. The map below shows were the most likely localized power outages will be, as well as regional:

AREA A: This area will see localized power outagesas winds will gust to 45 mph. This is not an extremely high wind, but hours of it can take down tree braches.

AREA B: This area will be the most likely to experience outages. This is a widespread potential. Winds will gust in excess of 45mph. This area will also need to stay out of the water and preferably at home.

We will have another update on expected winds so be sure to check back!

Author: Michael Griffith

I have had a passion for the weather since a very young age and am a degreed meteorologist. I have a Bachelor of Science from Penn State University and a Master's from Plymouth State University. If you ever see me out and about in the Charlotte, NC area, be sure to say hi!