High Wind Watch for Franklin County

Franklin County, IN — The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch for tomorrow evening across parts of the state which includes Franklin, Fayette, and Union Counties from 10 pm on Thursday through 8 am Friday morning.

Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are also possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high-profile vehicles. Southwest winds between 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph are possible in the region.

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this situation. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe location prior to the onset of winds.