Most Metro Cities Under A Wind Advisory Starting Tuesday Evening

Including the cities of Medford and Ashland.

NWS MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY THAT GOES INTO EFFECT FROM 5 PM TUESDAY TO 5 AM WEDNESDAY.

* WHAT…Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

* WHERE…Areas of Jackson County including Ashland, Phoenix, Talent, Medford, and surrounding foothills.

* WHEN…From 5 PM Tuesday to 5 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS…Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects including Halloween decorations. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Drought-stressed and fully leafed-out trees will be more vulnerable to wind damage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects

Courtesy of NWS Medford