Issued at: 2:32 PM CDT on March 11, 2014, expires at: 10:00 AM CDT on March 12, 2014
- ...Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am CDT Wednesday... The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 10 am CDT Wednesday.
- Timing and areas affected...far southeastern Kansas and the Missouri Ozarks from late this evening into early Wednesday morning.
- Winds...as a strong cold front moves through the area...winds will shift to the west and then northwest. Sustained 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.