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Wind Advisory in effect in Las Vegas area until Thursday

Posted at 5:35 AM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 08:27:15-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A Wind Advisory is in effect in the Las Vegas area until Thursday at 5 a.m., according to the National Weather Service.

Use extra caution on the roads. As of 5 a.m. there was an 18 mph breeze through the North Las Vegas Airport and 20 mph winds on the south side by the Henderson Airport.

Maximum wind speeds for Wednesday could hit 50 mph in area like Summerlin, Mountain's Edge, Southern Highlands, West Henderson, and 45 mph on The Strip, East Las Vegas and Boulder City.

13 Action News Meteorologist Justin Bruce says the winds will get worse later in the day.

Check back for updates.