The National Weather Service says a wind advisory remains for northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio through 8 p.m. Tuesday.
This includes Fort Wayne and the Indiana counties of Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, DeKalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, LaPorte, LaGrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley. All of northwest Ohio also is included.
Windy conditions will arrive this afternoon and continue into early Tuesday. The weather service said high pressure will remain located across the eastern Plains and that Hurricane Sandy is expected to work westward into portions of Pennsylvania by Tuesday morning.
Sustained winds of 30 mph, with gusts up to 45 mph, will begin this afternoon.
Areas along the Lake Michigan shoreline and across northwest Ohio could see a few gusts approach 60 mph on Tuesday, the weather service said.