Wind warnings issued for region

Wind warnings issued for region

April 3rd, 2011 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Channel 3 meteorologist Nick Austin is warning that windy conditions could develop today and Monday in the Tennessee Valley.

Austin says on Channel 3's website that very breezy conditions will develop, especially in the high elevations. The National Weather Service has issued wind advisories.

You may want to tie down any loose objects laying around your yards or bring them inside, and grip the steering wheel tightly if driving a high profile vehicle.

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mrx&wwa=wind%20advisory

Red flag warnings have also been issued for northeast Alabama. Warm, breezy, and dry conditions will make areas prone to brush fires.