Wind Advisory Overnight; Power Outages Possible

Posted at 2:30 p.m.

Wind Advisory in effect overnight

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory, in effect from 6 p.m. this evening to 11 a.m. Thursday morning, March 13.

Winds are expected to be from the Northwest at 20-30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

Should you lose electricity, here are the numbers to report outages:

  • Dominion Virginia Power: 1-866-DOM-HELP (1-866-366-4357), TTY 711.
  • Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC): 1-888-335-0500 or 703-335-0500, TTY 711.

Other tips to consider:

  • Take care driving high profile vehicles.
  • Secure outdoor furniture.
  • If you have a police, fire or medical emergency, call 9-1-1. For non-emergency needs, call 703-691-2131.
  • If you have downed trees, here’s a resource list of who to call.

Emergency Phone Numbers | Weather forecast

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