Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
345 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY...

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>070-082-083-091>094-098-012345-
/O.CON.KICT.WI.Y.0003.150201T1400Z-150202T0000Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-
CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-
COWLEY-ELK-CHAUTAUQUA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...SYLVAN GROVE...BEVERLY...
BARNARD...GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...SALINA...LYONS...
STERLING...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...MARION...PEABODY...
COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...NEWTON...
EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...MADISON...
KINGMAN...WICHITA...ANTHONY...HARPER...ATTICA...WELLINGTON...
WINFIELD...ARKANSAS CITY...HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...
SEDAN...CEDAR VALE
345 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...STRONG NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP WEST OF
  THE KANSAS TURNPIKE SHORTLY AFTER DAWN...AND FURTHER EAST ACROSS
  THE REST OF THE ADVISORY AREA BY MID-MORNING. THE STRONG WINDS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 30 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
  TO AROUND 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...INCLUDE DIFFICULT TRAVEL FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES DUE
  TO THE SUDDEN AND STRONG WIND GUSTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 30 MPH
AND/OR WIND GUSTS OVER 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED.  WINDS THIS STRONG
CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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