Strong winds again today in southwest Minnesota
WILLMAR -- Strong winds are continuing today across southwest Minnesota.
The National Weather Service Twin Cities office in Chanhassen issued a wind advisory again today affecting Granite Falls and Redwood Falls in this region.
Willmar is not in the advisory area, which runs south and west of a line from Montevideo to New Ulm to Fairmont.
The Weather Service says sustained northwest winds will increase to between 25 and 35 mph, with gusts around 40 mph. The advisory ends at 7 p.m. Winds will diminish shortly after sunset with sustained winds continuing between 15 and 20 mph through the evening.