The weather contributed to at least seven deaths over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend and has muddled transportation. Wind gusts exceeding 40 mph caused flight disruptions at LaGuardia Airport in New York City on Monday and FlightAware reported hundreds of delayed flights.
A windstorm that buffeted Southern California on Monday, causing minor damage, was expected to continue at least another day, creating the potential for downed branches, trees and power lines.