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National Weather Service issues Wind Advisory
News Billy Rennison 3/08/2012 at 11:46AM

Today’s early spring weather may disrupted by dangerous winds this afternoon. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind advisory for Queens beginning at noon with gusts expected to surpass 50 mph. Sustained winds will be approximately 30 mph. The winds strength means there is potential for downed trees and power lines. The NWS [...]

National Weather Service issues high wind advisory
News Billy Rennison 2/24/2012 at 12:39PM

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a high wind watch and said damaging winds may blow through the city this weekend. Strong winds are expected to begin tonight and last into Saturday evening. Gusts may reach up to 60 mph, with sustained winds of 40 mph, according to the NWS. The strongest winds will [...]