...Gusty Northwest Winds This Afternoon... Gusty northwest winds will continue through this afternoon, occasionally gusting between 35 to 45 mph. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects and travel may be difficult for high profile vehicles. In addition, dry conditions could lead to rapid fire spread and outdoor burning should be avoided.
...Gusty North Winds though the Afternoon... Blustery north winds will persist through the afternoon hours across western Missouri and eastern Kansas. Sustained winds 20 to 25 mph and gusts to 40 mph are possible. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Travel may be difficult on east-west highways for high profile vehicles.