West central Minn. under wind advisory today
WILLMAR -- West central Minnesota and most of the rest of the state is under a wind advisory beginning at 10 a.m. today.
The National Weather Service says that a cold front that moved through the area early this morning will usher in cooler temperatures and gusty winds until early evening. The advisory ends at 7 p.m.
Northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph will develop quickly this morning, and then pick up to 20 to 30 mph by afternoon.
Gusts to around 40 mph at times are expected from late morning through the afternoon, and gusts in excess of 45 mph are possible.