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  • High Wind Watch for Stevens County, Kansas
  • High Wind Watch issued February 18 at 6:46PM CST until February 20 at 9:00AM CST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 5:46 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 8 a.m.
  • ...HIGH WINDS AND LIGHT SNOW TO DEVELOP LATE WEDNESDAY...
    .STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP WEDNESDAY NIGHT AS A COLD
    FRONT MOVES SOUTH ACROSS WESTERN KANSAS. THESE STRONG WINDS WILL
    CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.
    ...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
    * TIMING...MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
    MORNING
    * WINDS...NORTH AT 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.
    * MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL ESPECIALLY ALONG EAST-WEST
    ROADS AND AROUND GRAIN ELEVATORS. LIGHT STRUCTURAL DAMAGE WILL
    BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE HIGH WINDS.