The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory in effect through 3 PM this afternoon for most of Central Minnesota, including Benton, Sherburne, Stearns, and Wright Counties.

Strong and gusty northwest winds will occur through this afternoon. Expect sustained winds of around 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

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From the National Weather Service this morning: Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
result. Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

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