Wind Advisory Posted for Saturday

KSCB News - June 22, 2013 7:52 am

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
248 AM CDT SAT JUN 22 2013

…STRONG SOUTH WINDS EXPECTED TODAY…

.A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SET UP ACROSS MUCH OF WESTERN AND
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS BY AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING. THIS
WILL CREATE STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS TODAY.

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TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-PAWNEE-STAFFORD-
HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-KIOWA-PRATT-SEWARD-MEADE-CLARK-COMANCHE-
BARBER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WAKEENEY…CEDAR BLUFF RESERVOIR…
HAYS…ELLIS…SCOTT CITY…DIGHTON…NESS CITY…LA CROSSE…
RUSH CENTER…GARDEN CITY…KALVESTA…JETMORE…HANSTON…
LARNED…BURDETT…ST. JOHN…STAFFORD…HUDSON…SUBLETTE…
SATANTA…CIMARRON…MONTEZUMA…DODGE CITY…BUCKLIN…KINSLEY…
LEWIS…GREENSBURG…HAVILAND…PRATT…LIBERAL…KISMET…
MEADE…FOWLER…ASHLAND…MINNEOLA…COLDWATER…PROTECTION…
MEDICINE LODGE…KIOWA…SUN CITY
248 AM CDT SAT JUN 22 2013

…WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DODGE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING…THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS…SOUTH 25 TO 35 WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS…MAINLY TO TRAVELERS ON EAST TO WEST ROADWAYS WHERE
STRONG CROSS WINDS WILL EXIST…AND PARTICULARLY AROUND GRAIN
ELEVATORS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

 

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