Strong southerly winds are expected starting this evening north and west of New York City.
The National Weather Service is talking sustained winds of at least 40 miles per hour and gusts up to 60 mph.
"Strong winds in combination with heavy rain could bring down whole trees, large gree limbs, power lines and unsecured outdoor objects," reads the NWS alert. "This could pose a hazard to anyone out driving or walking Wednesday night and to houses and other structures near larger trees. Driving will also be difficult ... especially in high-profile vehicles and on elevated roadways and bridges."