Wind Advisory

Issued At: Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017, 12:17 PM CST
Expires At: Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017, 6:00 PM CST

Urgent - weather message national weather service springfield mo 1217 pm cst wed jan 11 2017 bourbon-crawford-cherokee-vernon-st. clair-hickory-barton-cedar- polk-jasper-dade-greene-newton-lawrence-christian-mcdonald-barry- stone- including the cities of...fort scott...pawnee station... chicopee...lone oak...pittsburg...baxter springs...lowell... riverton...columbus...neutral...sherwin...stippville...nevada... tiffin...appleton city...johnson city...weaubleau...hermitage... quincy...wheatland...cross timbers...kenoma...lamar... cedar springs...el dorado springs...filley...arnica... caplinger mills...stockton...bolivar...joplin...carthage... greenfield...lockwood...meinert...springfield...neosho...aurora... mount vernon...marionville...nixa...christian center...ozark... selmore...anderson...noel...goodman...south west city... pineville...rocky comfort...monett...madry...cassville... kimberling city...crane...elsey...indian point... silver dollar city 1217 pm cst wed jan 11 2017 ...wind advisory remains in effect until 6 pm cst this evening... * timing...southwest winds increased this afternoon across southeastern kansas and western and southwestern missouri. strong winds will begin to subside around sunset. * winds...winds are expected to be sustained between 25 and 35 mph across the advisory area...with occasional gusts between 45 and 50 mph. * impacts...strong and gusty winds may make travel difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. in addition...unsecured outdoor items may be blown over by winds. precautionary/preparedness actions... a wind advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. use extra caution.