High Wind Warning Issued For Jefferson County Friday

High Wind Warning Issued For Jefferson County Friday

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The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Jefferson County.

It will go into effect at 4 a.m. Friday and continue through 7 p.m.

Winds will be out of the southwest at 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts up to 60 miles per hour.

The NWS said strong wind gusts can bring down trees and power lines and result in scattered power outages. Minor property damage is also possible, especially to roofs and siding.

The weather service also said travel in high profile vehicles will be very difficult at times.

Meanwhile, a winter weather advisory for the county remains in effect until 10 p.m. Thursday due to light freezing rain and freezing drizzle.

The NWS said additional ice accumulation will range from a trace to a few hundredths of an inch.

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