Heads UP! for strong winds overnight/early Monday morning

TEMPO 1810/1811 20025G40KT 1SM SHRA BR
FM181100 23010G18KT P6SM SCT025 BKN080
FM181500 26016G24KT P6SM SKC
FM182300 27013KT P6SM SKC
What does this mean?
It’s the aviation forecast* for Westchester County Airport, north of White Plains, NY, forecasting winds of 25 knots (about 30 miles per hour) with gusts to 40 knots (about 45 mph) between 1000 and 1100 GMT (5 to 6am) with moderate rain showers.
This will be much worse in upstate NY (Rochester is predicting winds to 30 to 50 mph from midnight through noon Monday!).
After skies clear around NYC on Monday, winds around midday will be 16knots gusting to 24 kt, so hold on to your hats!

*Called a TAF or Terminal Area Forecast.


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