CHP issues wind advisory for the Bay Bridge

April 20, 2010 6:08:49 AM PDT
The California Highway Patrol has issued a wind advisory this morning to warn motorists of gusty conditions on the Bay Bridge.

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Strong winds and gusts started posing a traffic hazard on the Bay Bridge just before 1 a.m., according to the CHP.

The wind advisory remains in effect as of 2:30 a.m., and the CHP is cautioning drivers to slow down and leave plenty of space between vehicles.

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