SAN FRANCISCO — The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area in effect from 4 a.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Saturday.
High winds could impact areas including Point Reyes National Seashore, North Bay interior valleys and mountains, the San Francisco Bay shoreline, the Peninsula, interior areas of the East Bay, East Bay hills, the Santa Cruz Mountains and the Santa Clara Valley, officials said.
Beginning late Thursday, area winds will increase, and the area could see sustained winds of 20 to 35 m ph and wind gusts of up to 50 mph and 60 mph in higher elevations.
There is the potential for downed trees, downed power lines, power outages, and driving conditions could be difficult at times, officials said.
A Wind Advisory means sustained winds of at least 35 mph or gusts of 45 mph are expected.