Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Jackson (MOZ037) Missouri Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Wind Advisory Wind Advisory - Jackson (Missouri)


Updated:Mon, 08-Feb-2016 4:50am CST
Effective:Mon, 08-Feb-2016 4:50am CST
Expires:Mon, 08-Feb-2016 6:00pm CST
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bates; Buchanan; Caldwell; Carroll; Cass; Chariton; Clay; Clinton; Daviess; De Kalb; Grundy; Harrison; Henry; Jackson; Johnson; Lafayette; Linn; Livingston; Mercer; Pettis; Platte; Ray; Saline
 
Instructions: A wind advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Message summary: ...strong and gusty winds affecting the region...
.a strong upper level storm system will continue to bring strong and gusty winds to the area today. Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds between 25 and 35 mph...with gusts possibly exceeding 45 mph from late morning through mid afternoon over portions of northwest missouri and extreme northeast kansas. Winds should begin to subside around sunset.
...wind advisory remains in effect from 8 am this morning to 6 pm cst this evening...
* timing...through this evening.
* winds...sustained winds around 30 to 35 mph with gusts in excess of 45 mph are expected.
* impacts...strong crosswinds on highways could make travel difficult...particularly for high profile vehicles. In addition...light snow this morning combined with strong winds may periodically reduce visibilities.
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