Gusty winds down trees, wreak havoc across DC area

- The remnants of what was Hurricane Michael combined with a cold front pushing into our region have making for a very windy Friday morning.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for parts of the D.C. area for the next several hours and numerous trees and wires have been downed as a result of gusts as high as 30 mph.

Thousands of power outages were reported Friday morning and some areas of flooding remain after a day of heavy rain.

Some area school districts were closed Friday due to the high winds.

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