IEM Daily Feature
Tuesday, 08 January 2019

Wind Advisory Counts

Posted: 08 Jan 2019 05:15 AM

A Wind Advisory is in effect for nearly all of Iowa today. This alert is issued when sustained winds are expected to be at least 30 MPH with gusts upwards of 45 MPH. The featured chart displays the number of Wind Advisories issued each year by NWS Des Moines. There are about ten of these issued per year and they are the most common during the non-summer months.

Good = 11
Bad = 0