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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
316 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
211630-
/O.NEW.KLOT.WI.Y.0005.150421T1600Z-150422T0000Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...
WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...
FOWLER
316 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /NOON EDT/ THIS MORNING
TO 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM CDT /NOON EDT/ THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON TODAY.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 45 MPH. A FEW
  GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING CAN BECOME DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR NORTH-
  SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. SMALL TREE LIMBS
  ARE SUSCEPTIBLE AT WIND GUSTS OF THIS MAGNITUDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

KMD



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