Weather Alerts for Cooke

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
COOKE

Areas Affected:
Bell - Collin - Cooke - Dallas - Delta - Denton - Ellis - Falls - Fannin - Grayson - Hill - Hopkins - Hunt - Johnson - Kaufman - Lamar - Limestone - McLennan - Milam - Navarro - Robertson - Rockwall - Tarrant
Effective: Thu, 12/13 3:00pm Updated: Wed, 12/12 11:51pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 12/14 12:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Very windy conditions expected across much of North and
Central Texas Thursday afternoon into Friday morning...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THURSDAY TO NOON CST
FRIDAY...
* TIMING...3 PM Thursday to Noon Friday, with the highest winds
expected Thursday evening into early Friday morning.
* WINDS...Northerly winds will increase to around 25 to 35 mph,
with several gusts upwards of 40 to 45 mph. An isolated gust as
high as 50 mph is possible.
* IMPACTS...Loose outdoor objects, such as decorations, will
likely be blown about in the wind. Driving will become difficult
on east-west oriented roads, especially for those in high-profile
vehicles. A few falling tree branches will pose a hazard to
those outside. Additionally, isolated power outages will be
possible.

Information:
Strong winds with gusts to 50 mph are forecast to occur. These
winds will make driving difficult for all vehicles. Boaters
should stay off area lakes as waters will become very rough. Weak
trees may be blown over and some minor structural damage is also
possible. Residents should take action to ensure all lightweight
outdoor objects are secured.