High wind warning issued for Mackinac Bridge

The Mackinac Bridge Authority has issued a high wind warning for the Mackinac Bridge. (Photo Courtesy: Mackinac Bridge Authority)

EMMET COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A high wind warning has been issued for the Mackinac Bridge.

The Mackinac Bridge Authority issued the warning late Wednesday morning.

Examples of vehicles which are especially vulnerable to high winds are pickup trucks with campers, motor homes, vehicles pulling trailers and enclosed semi-truck trailers.

The MBA is advising all motorists to reduce their speed to a maximum of 20 miles per hour, turn on their four way flashers, and utilize the outside lane.

If you are planning to travel to the Straits area, please tune to AM radio 530 or 1610 for updates.

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