A hazardous weather outlook is in effect for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York according to the National Weather Service.
A wind chill advisory due to an arctic cold front will past through the region from 1 p.m. through 7 p.m. Wednesday. Winds of 15 to 30 mph are predicted with gusts up to 50 mph. Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. A wind advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph, or gusts of 46 to 57 mph, are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use extra caution.