Wind Advisory

Published 02/06 2016 03:18PM

Updated 02/06 2016 05:29PM

Issued at: 02/07/2016 12:00:00 PM CST
Expires on: 02/08/2016 12:00:00 PM CST
Counties affected: Plymouth IAZ001-012-020-031-NEZ013-014-SDZ066-067-069>071-071200- /O.NEW.KFSD.WI.Y.0001.160207T1800Z-160208T1800Z/ LYON IA-SIOUX-PLYMOUTH-WOODBURY-DIXON-DAKOTA-TURNER-LINCOLN SD- YANKTON-CLAY SD-UNION- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK RAPIDS...GEORGE...INWOOD... LARCHWOOD...ORANGE CITY...SIOUX CENTER...LE MARS...SIOUX CITY... WAKEFIELD...PONCA...ALLEN...SOUTH SIOUX CITY...PARKER... CENTERVILLE...MARION...VIBORG...HURLEY...CHANCELLOR...CANTON... LENNOX...TEA...HARRISBURG...YANKTON...VERMILLION... NORTH SIOUX CITY...BERESFORD...ELK POINT...ALCESTER...JEFFERSON 315 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO NOON CST MONDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO NOON CST MONDAY. * TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD OCCUR FROM MID DAY SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH ALL OF SUNDAY NIGHT. * WEATHER CONDITIONS...SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 25 AND 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE...WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH OR GREATER FROM MID MORNING SUNDAY TO EARLY SUNDAY EVENING. THE WINDS WILL DECREASE SLIGHTLY SUNDAY NIGHT...BUT WILL STILL RANGE BETWEEN 25 AND 40 MPH. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS/IMPACTS...BRIEF SNOW SHOWERS MAY ALSO IMPACT THE ADVISORY AREA LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS UP TO ONE HALF INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE AND MAY LEAD TO LOWER VISIBILITY AND MINOR TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES INTO MONDAY MORNING. WINDS MAY ALSO LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE 31 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 46 AND 57 MPH. WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE WITHOUT EXTRA PRECAUTIONS. MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE CAUTION UNTIL THE WINDS SUBSIDE. && $$