In addition to dealing with rain and a few stronger storms this afternoon and evening, we'll have very windy conditions developing. A Wind Advisory is in effect from 1pm to 10pm. The wind will pick up out of the south today with sustained wind speeds around 20-25mph this afternoon. The wind could gust between 30 and 40mph at times. Here are forecast wind gusts by mid-afternoon today according to WAFF 48 Pinpoint Predictor:
You'll need to hang onto the steering wheel if your driving from east to west or vice versa, particularly if you drive a high profile vehicle that can catch more wind. The wind may also blow around light and unsecured objects such as trash cans, patio furniture and halloween decorations.
WAFF 48 Storm Team