Special weather advisories for the Capital Region

(NEWS10) –  The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a wind warning from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.

Locations include the Mohawk Valley including all of Schoharie Valley, Greater capital District, Eastern Catskills, Mid-Hudson Valley, Taconics, Berkshires, and Northwestern Connecticut.

Winds from the Northwest at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

Winds will rapidly increase Sunday morning and will remain very strong and gusty through the afternoon hours. The winds will diminish late in the day into the evening.

Some impacts will include downed trees and tree limbs that will result in scattered power outages, difficulty driving especially for high-profile vehicles. Localized property damage is also possible.

A line of showers will affect northwestern Litchfield, southern Berkshire, east central Ulster, northern Dutchess and Columbia Counties.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these showers.

Locations impacted include Kingston, Great Barrington, Hudson, Saugerties, Rhinebeck, Chatham, Hurley, Claverack, Lee, Lenox, Amenia, Livingston, Copake, Sheffield, Sharon, Pine Plains, Clermont, Red Hook, Becket and Austerlitz.

A line of showers will affect Berkshire, Rensselaer, southeastern Washington, northeastern Columbia, Bennington and southwestern Windham Counties.

Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these showers.

Locations impacted include Pittsfield, Bennington, North Adams, Great Barrington, Hoosick Falls, Arlington, Chatham, Townshend, Nassau, Manchester, Stratton, Monroe, Adams, Williamstown, Lee, Lenox, Shaftsbury, Pownal, Cheshire and Stephentown.

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