Wind advisory remains in effect until noon Friday

Friday, Dec. 27—The gusty winds that have been blowing through the region are expected to continue this morning, forecasters said.

Peak gusts on Thursday reached 53 mph in West Wynola and 52 mph in Julian, according to the National Weather Service.

A National Weather Service wind advisory is scheduled to remain in effect until noon in the valleys and mountains, where winds of 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts of up to 50 mph are possible.

Meteorologists cautioned that the wind could break tree limbs and make driving difficult, especially for motorists in high-profile vehicles. Drivers were advised to use extra caution.

Wind speeds are expected to decrease by early afternoon, forecasters said.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Dec 27 2013. Filed under Backcountry, Featured Story, News, Ramona. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

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