678  
WWUS73 KARX 141142  
NPWARX  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
642 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018  
   
..STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THIS MORNING
 
 
.NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH GUSTING 30 TO 40 MPH  
WERE COMMON ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS MORNING. IN SOME OF THE  
MORE OPEN AREAS, WINDS WERE 30 TO 35 MPH GUSTING TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
THESE WINDS ARE GOING TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING, AND MAY  
STRENGTHEN A BIT BEFORE BEGINNING TO DIMINISH THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
THESE WINDS CAN BLOW LOOSE YARD ITEMS AROUND, BREAK WEAK BRANCHES  
OFF TREES AND CREATE CONTROL PROBLEMS FOR THOSE DRIVING LIGHT-  
WEIGHT OR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES.  
 
IAZ018-019-029-030-WIZ061-141800-  
/O.CON.KARX.WI.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180414T1800Z/  
FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-GRANT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHARLES CITY, NEW HAMPTON, OELWEIN,  
ELKADER, AND PLATTEVILLE  
642 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018  
 
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM CDT THIS  
AFTERNOON...  
 
* TIMING...UNTIL 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH GUSTING 35 TO  
AROUND 45 MPH.  
 
* IMPACTS...LOOSE OBJECTS MAY BLOW AROUND, WEAK BRANCHES MAY BREAK  
FROM TREES AND DRIVING LIGHT-WEIGHT OR HIGH-PROFILE VEHICLES  
CAN BE DIFFICULT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR WIND  
GUSTS OF 45 MPH OR STRONGER ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN  
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.  
USE EXTRA CAUTION.  
 

 
 

 
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