Welcome: Good morning. Today and tonight will be a dangerous situation. A lot of things will be in place to cause some really powerful wind and wind gusts. So my response to this is to do a briefing type post today…
Alert: Wind Advisory in affect for all of Berkshire County from 5:00 PM today until 4:00 AM tomorrow. Though I see it possible we could be upgraded to a high wind warning.
Timing: Some gusty winds in the morning but really ramping up tonight.
Temperature: Lower 60s today, after the cold front moves through temperatures will quickly drop to the lower 30s at night.
Rain: Some rain, heavy at times. This may cause some ponding of water.
Thunderstorm: Scattered thunderstorms are possible. Some isolated strong thunderstorms can not be ruled out.
Wind Today: 15 to 25 mph, with gusts to 45 mph.
Wind Tonight: 20 to 35 mph, with gusts to 60 mph.
Hazards Summary: Watch out for sitting water to freeze quickly at night. Winds will be strong to dangerous. Some trees and tree limbs may break or fall. Isolated to scattered power outages are expected. Power lines may fall. Damage may be done to homes or vehicles. Watch out for lightning.
Anything Else: I hope you all stay safe. Be careful and remember do not touch a down power line. Please comment on what you see, thank you. Have a great day.