Wind Advisory in Effect for Tristate [Forecast]
It's going to feel like spring this weekend here in the tristate. And, today, warm air is literally going to blow its way into the WBKR listening area. The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory and we're expecting some pretty strong gusts. Take a look.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON.
THIS WIND ADVISORY INCLUDES ALL OF SOUTHWEST INDIANA...THE PENNYRILE REGION OF WESTERN KENTUCKY...AND THE WABASH VALLEY OF SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS.
TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.
WINDS...SOUTH WINDS FROM 20 TO 30 MPH WILL BECOME SOUTHWEST. THE HIGHEST GUSTS WILL BE FROM 40 TO 45 MPH.
IMPACTS-SMALL TREE LIMBS MAY BE BLOWN DOWN. UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS MAY BE BLOWN ONTO ROADS. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE DIFFICULT TO HANDLE.