Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Get ready the winds are on the way!!!!!

We have another Wind Advisory out for much if not all of the WLFI Viewing area! Here is everybody below! Let the Howling winds begin!!!!! Everybody please if you have to be out driving then be very careful because the wind can and will push you and your can around!

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL705 PM CST TUE DEC 30 2008...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS TONIGHT....A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL QUICKLY MOVE THROUGH CENTRAL ANDSOUTHEAST ILLINOIS THIS EVENING. A STRONG CANADIAN HIGH PRESSUREWILL BUILD IN BEHIND THIS FRONT...CREATING A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENTBETWEEN THE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PLAINS...AND THE SURFACE LOWMOVING THROUGH THE LOWER GREAT LAKES. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILLBE ASSOCIATED WITH THE GRADIENT TONIGHT ACROSS THE AREA. SUSTAINEDWINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH ARE LIKELYOVERNIGHT. THE GUSTY CONDITIONS SHOULD DIMINISH AROUND 3 AM.ILZ027>031-036>038-040>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-310600-/O.CON.KILX.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-081231T0900Z/KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...PEORIA...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL...HAVANA...LINCOLN...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...DANVILLE...JACKSONVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE...DECATUR...CHARLESTON...MATTOON...SHELBYVILLE...EFFINGHAM...FLORA...LAWRENCEVILLE705 PM CST TUE DEC 30 2008...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BLOW TONIGHT FOLLOWING THE PASSAGE OF ASTRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. SURFACE WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH...WITHGUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH ARE LIKELY TONIGHT. THE WINDS SHOULDBEGIN TO DIMINISH AROUND 3 AM AS CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INFROM THE NORTHWEST.A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH AREEXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.



URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTEDNATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL251 PM CST TUE DEC 30 2008...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A WINDADVISORY FOR THIS EVENING....A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING OVER NORTHERN ILLINOIS WILL BEQUICKLY FOLLOWED BY STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER THENORTHERN PLAINS. THE RESULTANT STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL CAUSESTRONG...GUSTY WINDS OVER MUCH OF ILLINOIS AND INDIANA. THESTRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE OVER PORTIONS OF THE AREA SOUTHOF THE ILLINOIS AND KANKAKEE RIVERS. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35MPH...WITH GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH ARE LIKELY.ILZ023-032-033-039-INZ010-011-019-310515-/O.NEW.KLOT.WI.Y.0011.081231T0000Z-081231T0900Z/KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...WATSEKA...PAXTON...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...FOWLER251 PM CST TUE DEC 30 2008 /351 PM EST TUE DEC 30 2008/...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM CST /7 PM EST/ THIS EVENINGTO 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ WEDNESDAY...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A WINDADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM CST /7 PM EST/ THISEVENING TO 3 AM CST /4 AM EST/ WEDNESDAY.SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL QUICKLY SHIFT TO NORTHWESTERLY ANDINCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH...FOLLOWING THEPASSAGE OF AN ALBERTA CLIPPER TYPE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. THESTRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE EVENING THROUGH THE EARLYMORNING HOURS.A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDSTHIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGHPROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.


CARROLL-WARREN-TIPPECANOE-CLINTON-HOWARD-FOUNTAIN-MONTGOMERY-BOONE-TIPTON-HAMILTON-MADISON-DELAWARE-RANDOLPH-VERMILLION-PARKE-PUTNAM-HENDRICKS-MARION-HANCOCK-HENRY-VIGO-CLAY-OWEN-MORGAN-JOHNSON-SHELBY-RUSH-SULLIVAN-GREENE-MONROE-BROWN-BARTHOLOMEW-DECATUR-KNOX-DAVIESS-MARTIN-LAWRENCE-JACKSON-JENNINGS-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAFAYETTE...FRANKFORT...KOKOMO...CRAWFORDSVILLE...ANDERSON...MUNCIE...INDIANAPOLIS...TERRE HAUTE...SHELBYVILLE...BLOOMINGTON...COLUMBUS...VINCENNES...BEDFORD...SEYMOUR305 PM EST TUE DEC 30 2008...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM ESTWEDNESDAY...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A WINDADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 AM ESTWEDNESDAY.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN HALF OFINDIANA TONIGHT. STRONG WIND WILL ACCOMPANY THIS LOW WITH GUSTSUP TO 45 MPH POSSIBLE. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVINGDIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRACAUTION.THIS LOW WILL MOVE EAST OF INDIANA FAIRLY QUICKLY. WIND GUSTS WILLDIMINISH TO AROUND 25 TO 30 MPH NEAR DAYBREAK.