Wind advisory

CANCELED: A wind advisory is in effect for West Michigan, including Ottawa County, until 2 a.m. Saturday.
Mark Brooky
Apr 4, 2014

The National Weather Service says winds from the west will increase this evening. Wind gusts to about 45 mph are expected, with a few gusts to 50 mph possible.

The winds are expected to gradually diminish late tonight and early Saturday.

Impacts:

— Tree limbs could be knocked down due to the strong winds.

— Scattered power outages will be possible.

— Any loose objects will be blown over or away by the wind.

— Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high-profile vehicles.

The forecast for the Grand Haven area:

Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 8 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8 and 11, then a chance of snow showers after 11 p.m. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a west-northwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

 

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