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CLEVELAND (WJW) — A Wind Advisory will go into effect for several counties in Ohio overnight with winds gusts of up to 50 miles per hour expected.
The advisory goes into effect at 4 a.m. for Ashland, Crawford, Cuyahoga, Erie, Huron, Lorain, Medina, Ottawa, Richland and Sandusky counties. It runs through 4 p.m.
Aside from gusts, winds could reach between 25 and 30 miles per hour. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and power outages may occur, according to the National Weather Service.
A few spotty showers are possible tonight, but the heaviest of the rain will mainly be overnight.
Winds start to increase tonight and by tomorrow morning, parts of our area will be under a Wind Advisory. Gusts 40-50 mph are possible tomorrow leading to some broken tree branches and possible power outages.
The heaviest of the rain will be overnight Tuesday into Wednesday with a few lingering sprinkles Wednesday morning. Drier conditions through the day with another chance for record warmth. Temps soar into the 60’s Wednesday. Record to beat… 67° set in 1954.
Here’s a historical breakdown of February 60s and 70s:
Thursday a Slight Risk is in place for parts of our area for the chance for an isolated strong to severe storm. Damaging, gusty winds will be the main threat but an isolated tornado risk can not be ruled out.
Widespread rain Thursday (spotty PM storms) with a wintry mix possible early Friday followed by scattered lake effect snow Friday/Friday night as temperatures drop into the 20s/lower 30s.
It’s going to feel COLDER too! Wind chills in the teens all day long on Friday. A 36-Hour window of cold before another round of above average temps on the way next week.
Here’s the latest 8-Day Forecast: