Wind gusts up to 50 mph today

UPDATE 2:30PM:  The National Weather Service has extended the Wind Advisory for the Chicago area until 6PM Monday.



A powerful storm system tracking north of Chicago will generate strong westerly winds of 25 to 35 mph today, with occasional gusts of 45 to 50 mph.


The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the entire Chicago area until 4 o’clock this afternoon.


Peak wind gusts though 7AM include:


49mph  Chicago- O ‘Hare

48mph  Kenosha, WI

47mph  Lansing, IL

47mph  West Chicago, IL

45mph  Benton Harbor, MI

45mph  Aurora, IL








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