Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Butler-
Including the cities of Mount Vernon, Fairfield, Albion,
Mount Carmel, Pinckneyville, West Frankfort, McLeansboro, Carmi,
Carbondale, Murphysboro, Herrin, Harrisburg, Shawneetown,
Jonesboro, Vienna, Golconda, Elizabethtown, Cairo, Mound City,
Metropolis, Fort Branch, Petersburg, Poseyville, Evansville,
Boonville, Rockport, Hickman, Clinton, Bardwell, Wickliffe,
Paducah, Mayfield, Smithland, Benton, Murray, Marion, Eddyville,
Cadiz, Princeton, Morganfield, Dixon, Madisonville, Hopkinsville,
Henderson, Owensboro, Calhoun, Greenville, Elkton, Perryville,
Marble Hill, Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Piedmont, Poplar Bluff,
Bloomfield, Sikeston, Charleston, and New Madrid
310 AM CST Wed Jan 23 2019
* TIMING...The strongest winds will subside from west to east
across the region between 5 AM and 9 AM.
* WINDS...Sustained between 20 and 25 mph, with gusts 35 to 40
mph. Higher gusts may be possible near bands of rain showers.
* IMPACTS...Unsecured objects could be tossed around outdoors.
Weakened tree limbs or trees may fall on power lines and briefly
cause power outages. Drivers of high profile vehicles,
especially those traveling east or west, may encounter
A wind advisory is issued when sustained winds are expected to
reach 30 mph or greater for longer than one hour...or wind gusts
are expected to reach 40 mph for any duration.