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Wind Advisory in effect Wednesday

waynesboroThe National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the Waynesboro area to go into effect from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday.

Strong winds will increase Wednesday morning ahead of a strong cold front and continue into early Wednesday evening. A line of showers will be associated with the frontal passage which could bring localized wind gusts to 50 mph or greater.

Following the passage of the front, widespread west winds gusting 40 to 50 mph will occur through Wednesday afternoon before diminishing in the early evening.

Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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