6 p.m. update – The Wind Advisory has now been extended for the Quad Cities. Rahter than expiring at 6, it has been extended until 3 a.m.
Previous Post – After a relatively calm morning, things are getting windy this afternoon in the Quad Cities.
Winds are gusting to near 45 mph right now, and could reach 50 mph over the next few hours.
The NWS has issued a Wind Advisory for most of our area until 6 pm.