..Strong Southerly Winds Today... .Strong southerly winds will develop today out ahead of a low pressure system in the plains and approaching cold front. Sustained south winds of 20 to 30 mph and gusts of 35 to 45 mph will be possible within the advisory. KSZ101-MOZ088-090>095-101>103-070000- /O.EXA.KSGF.WI.Y.0004.170306T1600Z-170307T0000Z/ Cherokee-Jasper-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-Lawrence-Christian- McDonald-Barry-Stone- Including the cities of Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus, Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, Joplin, Carthage, Springfield, Marshfield, Northview, Seymour, Rogersville, Dawson, Graff, Mountain Grove, Duncan, Mansfield, Neosho, Aurora, Mount Vernon, Marionville, Nixa, Christian Center, Ozark, Selmore, Anderson, Noel, Goodman, South West City, Pineville, Rocky Comfort, Monett, Madry, Cassville, Kimberling City, Crane, Elsey, Indian Point, and Silver Dollar City 953 AM CST Mon Mar 6 2017 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in SPRINGFIELD has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM CST this evening. * TIMING...Late morning through the afternoon. * WINDS...Sustained south winds of 20 to 30 mph and gusts of 35 to 45 mph will be possible. * IMPACTS...Strong winds will make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles on west/east roadways where there will be a cross-wind. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.