WPAFB Thursday Weather: Wind Advisory to go into effect at 9 a.m.

A Wright-Patterson Air Force Base employee is scheduled to be sentenced in January 2018 for stealing and selling night vision goggles on eBay.
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A Wright-Patterson Air Force Base employee is scheduled to be sentenced in January 2018 for stealing and selling night vision goggles on eBay.

WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE—Thursday morning will start with lots of clouds that quickly decreasing through the day, said Storm Center 7 Meteorologist McCall Vrydaghs.

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It will be a very windy day with winds that could gust up to 50 mph. A wind advisory has been issued from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. due to the gusty conditions. Driving may be difficult for some, especially those in higher profile vehicles.

Winds will also increase the threat for fire danger, as a small spark could lead to wild fires. Limiting any outdoor burning is advised. Sporadic power outages and tree damage is also possible. Anything that is left unsecured could blow away in these windy conditions.

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The winds and the added sunshine for the afternoon will push temperatures into the lower 70s. Staying dry with a few scattered clouds into Thursday night and still mild with lows in the middle 50s.