The National Weather Service is reporting that today’s winds will be from the northwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 55 to 60 mph and locally higher gusts. This means that trees damage can be expected as follows:
- Small twigs and limbs on structurally sound trees of all sizes;
- Uprooting of shallow rooted trees and trees in restricted rooting areas in areas where gusts reach maximum levels; and,
- Breakage of defective limbs and trunks on trees of all sizes in areas where gusts reach maximum levels.