NWS Warns of Severe Weather / Wind Sunday; Be on Alert

Special Weather Statement issued May 19 at 3:43AM EDT by NWS Louisville KY

 Areas Affected: Dubois and surrounding counties. 

 Gusty southwest winds will pick up shortly after sunrise ahead of a cold front. Sustained winds of 15 to 25 MPH will be seen with gusts to 35 MPH. 

 Some areas may see wind gusts up to 40 MPH at times outside of any thunderstorm. These winds could be strong enough to bring down any weakened or dying tree branches. 

 Drivers in high profile vehicles will want to exercise caution, especially on east-west oriented roadways. 

 Stay tuned to NOAA all hazards weather radio and your local media for the latest weather information.