Issued at: 8:00 PM CDT on March 11, 2014, expires at: 10:00 AM CDT on March 12, 2014
- ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 10 am CDT Wednesday...
- short term trends...a strong cold front will sweep through the Missouri Ozarks from late this evening into the early overnight period. The front is expected to reach the Interstate 44 corridor between 9 PM and midnight. The front will clear far south central Missouri by 3 am. Winds will become strong and gusty out of the northwest behind the front...with the strong and gusty winds continuing into early Wednesday.
- Timing and areas affected...the Missouri Ozarks from late this evening into early Wednesday morning.
- Winds...sustained northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph can be expected from late this evening into early Wednesday morning.
- Impacts...Crosswinds on exposed roads may affect high profile vehicles. Outdoor objects that are not secured may be blown around. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or gusts to 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.