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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
834 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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834 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central Iowa.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Wind Advisory is in effect for the area for tonight. Please
refer to the National Weather Service website at
weather.gov/desmoines for further details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A Wind Advisory is in effect for the area for the area Tuesday.
Please refer to the National Weather Service website at
weather.gov/desmoines for further details.

Strong northwest winds are likely again Thursday into Thursday
night with the passage of a cold front. Lightweight unsecured
outdoor objects may be blown around and high profile vehicles may
find travel difficult.

Below freezing low temperatures Friday and Saturday mornings,
likely ending the growing season.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
651 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...Gusty Winds Expected to Continue Into Tuesday...

.Iowa will remain in a favorable position for strong and gusty
northwest winds overnight and into early to mid afternoon
tomorrow. Overall wind speeds and gusts for tomorrow will be
around 5 or so mph higher than they were today, with the
strongest winds likely coming during the early afternoon hours.

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Including the cities of Guthrie Center, Panora, Bayard, Casey,
Perry, Waukee, Adel, Des Moines, Newton, Greenfield, Stuart,
Adair, Fontanelle, Winterset, Earlham, Indianola, Norwalk,
Carlisle, Creston, and Osceola
651 PM CDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM CDT Tuesday.

* TIMING...Northwest winds will maintain themselves at varied
  moderate to high levels into Tuesday before finally diminishing
  by sunset tomorrow. The strongest winds will likely occur during
  the late morning to early afternoon hours.

* WINDS...Northwest winds will reach sustained speeds of 25 to
  35 mph with peak gusts of 40 to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong northwest winds may affect high profile
  vehicles, blow trash cans and other loose objects and break
  small branches. These strong winds may also cause difficulty
  controlling fires with fields being harvested especially
  susceptible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or more 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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