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  • High Wind Watch for Stanton County, Kansas
  • High Wind Watch issued April 28 at 7:39PM CDT until April 29 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:39 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 9 a.m.
  • ...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...
    .A SLOW MOVING UPPER LOW WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE NORTHEASTERN GREAT
    PLAINS TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT IN THE
    LOWER TO MID ATMOSPHERE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS WESTERN KANSAS
    THROUGH THE NIGHT INTO TUESDAY LEADING TO PERSISTENT VERY STRONG
    WINDS TONIGHT AND ESPECIALLY AGAIN TUESDAY.
    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT /9 AM MDT/
    TUESDAY...
    ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
    TUESDAY EVENING...
    * TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY WITH STRONGEST WINDS FROM
    MID- MORNING THROUGH MID-AFTERNOON TUESDAY.
    * WINDS...25 TO 35 MPH TONIGHT. 35 TO 45 MPH TUESDAY WITH GUSTS
    TO 60 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...DRIVERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF STRONG CROSSWINDS...
    ESPECIALLY NEAR STRUCTURES SUCH AS GRAIN ELEVATORS.
    VISIBILITIES MAY MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS ADJACENT TO OPEN
    FIELDS.