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  • High Wind Warning for Wichita County, Kansas
  • High Wind Warning issued March 23 at 2:40PM CDT until March 24 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, March 24, 2016 at midnight
  • ...STRONG NORTH WINDS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY
    EVENING ACROSS THE TRI STATE REGION...
    .VERY WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY.
    NORTH WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 60 MPH ARE STILL
    EXPECTED. WINDS WILL DECREASE THROUGH THIS EVENING.
    ...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT /1 AM
    CDT/ TONIGHT...
    * PEAK WINDS...SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
    60 MPH.
    * TIMING/DURATION...NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY AND
    WILL SLOWLY DECREASE THIS EVENING.
    * OTHER IMPACTS...STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW
    IN AREAS THAT RECEIVE SNOW. BLOWING DUST WITH NEAR ZERO
    VISIBILITY IS ALSO POSSIBLE PRIOR TO AREAS RECEIVING
    PRECIPITATION.