Previously: Buckle Down: Major Storm Expected To Hit SF Monday, Boaters Warned Away From Water During This Week’s Storm
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the San Francisco Bay area on Tuesday, meaning winds of 35 mph and higher are anticipated.
Southerly winds are expected to increase ahead of the storm system that is moving into the area later today, and wind speeds are expected to reach 20 to 35 mph by Tuesday.
Gusts of 50 mph are possible, the NWS said.
High wind speeds can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, so extra caution is advised.
The advisory lasts from 2 a.m. to 11 p.m. Tuesday. Affected counties include San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, Monterey, Contra Costa, Napa, Sonoma, Santa Clara and Alameda.