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Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:57 AM CDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM EDT /9 PM CDT/ this evening...

The National Weather Service in northern Indiana has issued a
Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ this
afternoon to 10 PM EDT /9 PM CDT/ this evening.

Hazardous weather...

* northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph will gust to around 45 mph this
   afternoon and early evening.

* Isolated stronger gusts to around 50 mph are possible as
   showers move through the area.

Impacts...

* driving may become difficult, especially in high profile
   vehicles. In addition, unsecured outdoor items will be blown
   around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or gusts of
45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.





Special Statement
Issued: 4:04 AM CDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Becoming windy and colder this afternoon...

Winds will increase to between 20 and 30 mph this afternoon with
gusts of 40 mph as a strong cold front moves through the region.
Showers are expected to develop and a few of these may produce
thunder along with small ice pellets and even brief snow showers.
No accumulation is expected due to the brief duration and warm
ground but visibilities could briefly be reduced. These stronger
showers may also produce stronger wind gusts of 45-50 mph which
could cause driving difficulties and blow around loose, unsecured
objects.



504 am EDT Sat Oct 20 2018 /404 am CDT Sat Oct 20 2018/

... Becoming windy and colder this afternoon...

Winds will increase to between 20 and 30 mph this afternoon with
gusts of 40 mph as a strong cold front moves through the region.
Showers are expected to develop and a few of these may produce
thunder along with small ice pellets and even brief snow showers.
No accumulation is expected due to the brief duration and warm
ground but visibilities could briefly be reduced. These stronger
showers may also produce stronger wind gusts of 45-50 mph which
could cause driving difficulties and blow around loose, unsecured
objects.