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  • Wind Advisory for Johnson County, Kansas
  • Wind Advisory issued April 16 at 3:54PM CDT until April 16 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 2:54 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6 p.m.
  • ..STRONG SOUTH WINDS ACROSS EASTERN KANSAS AND MISSOURI TODAY...
    .STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE ACROSS THE
    REGION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
    TO BE GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF INTERSTATE 35 THIS AFTERNOON
    WHERE FREQUENT GUSTS TO 45 MPH ARE LIKELY.
    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
    A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.
    * TIMING...LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
    * WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45
    MPH ARE LIKELY.
    * IMPACTS...WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL MAKE DRIVING
    DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY ON WEST TO EAST ORIENTED ROADS LIKE
    INTERSTATE 70...HIGHWAY 50 OR HIGHWAY 36. MOTORISTS OF HIGH
    PROFILE AND LIGHT VEHICLES WILL ENCOUNTER GREATER DIFFICULTY
    IN DRIVING. LOOSE OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS WILL BE TOSSED
    AROUND.