Wind advisory in effect for Saturday

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 24 February 2017 at 4:47 pm

Photo by Tom Rivers: The Ingersoll Street bridge in Albion is pictured on Wednesday morning when it was foggy.

It will be windy on Saturday. The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a wind advisory from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. for Orleans County, and Niagara, Erie, Genesee, Wyoming and Chautauqua counties.

Winds are forecast from west to southwest from 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts up to 50 mph.

“Winds of this magnitude will result in a few tree limbs coming down and isolated power outages,” the Weather Service said. “Travel in high profile vehicles will be difficult at times in open areas.”

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