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324 AM CST Mon Dec 11 2017
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 6 PM CST
* TIMING...Winds increase past 10 am this morning and persist
through the afternoon before decreasing shortly before sunset.
* WINDS...Northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to near 45
* IMPACTS...High profile vehicles are likely to be especially
affected today with the strong winds. This will result in
difficult travel, particularly if needing to pass large trucks.
Lightweight and unsecured objects, such as holiday decorations,
maybe blown around today.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or wind
gusts of 45 mph or greater are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use