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Weather Advisories Issued for Wicomico County January 9

Weather Advisories Issued for Wicomico County January 9

SALISBURY, MD---The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued high wind and coastal flood warnings and a local flood watch for the Wicomico County area on Tuesday, January 9, as a result of Winter Storm Finn.

A strong low pressure system will pass through the area Tuesday afternoon, affecting the area through the early morning hours of Wednesday, January 10.

In Wicomico County, up to 3 inches of rain are possible throughout the day and overnight, accompanied by sustained winds of 35-45 mph, with gusts in excess of 65 mph expected.

Those traveling should use caution while driving and those outdoors should take special care in low-lying areas due to flooding and near trees and forested areas due to the high winds.

SU is expected to remain open at this time. Please monitor the SU website, as well as the University’s official FacebookX (Twitter) and Instagram accounts, for any updates.

For the most up-to-date weather information, please monitor the NWS or The Weather Channel.