By Chelsea Ingram

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It has been an unseasonably mild Saturday with record warmth across the Baltimore area.

With strong West/Southwest flow, BWI Airport managed to break a 40-year-old record topping out at 70 degrees. This beat the old record of 69 degrees set back during the late 1970s.

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The warmth, however, comes at a cost.

A wind advisory is now in effect through 1AM where gusts to 50 mph are possible. The winds will be strong throughout the evening hours and a couple isolated power outages can’t be ruled out.

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A few gusty showers and a thunderstorm are also possible this evening, followed by clouds breaking overnight.

Stay with WJZ on-air and online for the latest on changing weather across the Baltimore area.

Stay with WJZ on-air and online for the latest on changing weather across the Baltimore area.

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Chelsea Ingram