High Wind Warning In Effect For Berkshire County
Berkshire County is under a High Wind Warning until 4 p.m. Monday afternoon, according to weatherchannel.com.
Winds will be out of the west at 25-35 MPH, with gusts up to 50 MPH.
High winds could cause downed trees, powerlines, and debris. Use caution while driving and avoid standing or sitting near windows when inside.
Monday: Windy. Snow showers this morning. Becoming sunny later. High 41F. Winds WNW at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Monday night: A clear sky. Low near 25F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday: Sunny, near 60.
A huge tree fell this morning on Appleton Ave and East St. in Pittsfield near Pittsfield High School.
A big shout to Vinny Barbarotta and city crews for clearing the roadway so quickly.
Photos courtesy of Pittsfield Police Officer Aaron Garner.
The following is a reminder from the Pittsfield Fire Department when it comes to downed power lines.
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