Strong winds expected Monday night in western Whatcom County

Expect another breezy night as sustained winds could reach 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph along western Whatcom County.

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory starting at 11 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, continuing until 8 a.m. Tuesday.

Southeast winds will increase Monday night, with the strongest ones likely between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. Tuesday, according to an updated NWS advisory issued Monday afternoon.

Winds that strong likely will snap some tree branches, possibly topple trees and lead to power outages in areas.