Wind advisory in effect during a wet Tuesday

Updated: October 22, 2019 07:09 AM

A wind advisory will affect dozens of counties Tuesday.

The advisory went into effect at about 5 a.m. and is expected to last until 6 p.m.


According to the alert, 25-30 mph winds coming out of the northwest will include gusts up to 50 mph and will affect central, east central, south central, southeast, southwest and west central Minnesota.

Meanwhile, Chief Morning Meteorologist Ken Barlow said rain showers will continue throughout the morning and early afternoon before they taper off and end by Tuesday evening.

Looking ahead, Barlow said Minnesota will dry out more overnight and Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with the chance of rain.

Connect with KSTP

Join the conversation on our social media platforms. Share your comments on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages.


Rebecca Omastiak

Copyright 2019 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company


Man charged with sexual assault, burglary, kidnapping after pursuit, crash in Wisconsin

UPDATE: 2 teens dead after California school shooting

US lawmakers working to create nationwide mental health line

Slight warmup heading into the weekend

Son hopes for justice for father, who was brutally attacked in south Minneapolis