Wind Advisory Until Midnight; Take Precautions
Posted 1:32 p.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory from 3 p.m. until midnight. Winds will be 20-30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
- Strong winds can make driving difficult, especially for high-riding/profile vehicles. Please use caution while driving, especially on bridges.
- Bring in garbage cans, lawn furniture and other items that could blow away.
About Fairfax GovOfficial emergency information about preparedness, response and recovery from Fairfax County Government.
If you need to report an emergency, call 9-1-1 (voice and TTY; no texting). For non-emergencies call 703-691-2131, TTY 703-877-3715.
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