High wind warning issued across North Country, trees and powerlines may be damaged
Sunday, January 20, 2013 - 11:49 am

The National Weather service has issued a high wind warning throughout the North Country.

According to the release, sustained winds of 25 mph to 35 mph will be accompanied by gusts of up to 65 mph.

The highwinds could down tree limbs and power lines.

The warning is in effect until 4 p.m.

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This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3 p.m. The snow could be heavy at times.

Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5 p.m.

Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -8. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

M.L.King Day: Increasing clouds and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -11. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -19. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 3. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -1. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15. Light northeast wind.

Thursday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 17. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind around 5 mph.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.