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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
932 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS DEVELOPING ON SUNDAY...

.A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT ON SUNDAY FOR MUCH OF WESTERN
AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA. THE ADVISORY IS ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE
FROM STAPLES TO ST CLOUD...HUTCHINSON...ST PETER...OWATONNA AND
ALBERT LEA. SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 30 TO 35 MPH ARE
FORECAST TO DEVELOP DURING THE MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. WIND GUSTS FROM 45 TO 50 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED AS WELL.

MNZ042-049-057-058-066-067-075-076-083>085-092-093-291045-
/O.CON.KMPX.WI.Y.0004.150329T1600Z-150329T2300Z/
TODD-STEARNS-KANDIYOHI-MEEKER-MCLEOD-SIBLEY-NICOLLET-LE SUEUR-
BLUE EARTH-WASECA-STEELE-FARIBAULT-FREEBORN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG PRAIRIE...ST. CLOUD...WILLMAR...
LITCHFIELD...HUTCHINSON...GAYLORD...ST. PETER...LE SUEUR...
MANKATO...WASECA...OWATONNA...BLUE EARTH...ALBERT LEA
932 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES. UNSECURED OUTDOOR
  ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$




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