...Windy Early This Evening... KSZ073-097-101-MOZ066-077-088-180000- /O.CAN.KSGF.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170518T0000Z/ /O.EXA.KSGF.WI.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170518T0000Z/ Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Vernon-Barton-Jasper- Including the cities of Fort Scott, Pawnee Station, Chicopee, Lone Oak, Pittsburg, Baxter Springs, Lowell, Riverton, Columbus, Neutral, Sherwin, Stippville, NEVADA, Kenoma, Lamar, Joplin, and Carthage 506 PM CDT Wed May 17 2017 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... ...HIGH WIND WARNING IS CANCELLED... The National Weather Service in Springfield has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening. The High Wind Warning has been cancelled. * TIMING...Through early evening. * WINDS...Sustained south winds of 25 to 35 MPH and wind gusts of 35 to 45 MPH. * IMPACTS...These strong southerly winds today will make driving difficult, especially on east to west roadways and drivers of high profile vehicles. 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.