A strong cold front will surge through the Wichita area late this morning, forecasters say, sending temperatures dropping and north winds howling.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. for 23 counties in southeastern Kansas, including the Wichita metropolitan area. Northwest winds will intensify from the teens to steady breezes between 25 and 35 miles an hour. Gusts will top 40 miles an hour.
Highs will top out in the upper 40s in the morning before dropping through the day. Clouds will gather during the day, then gradually clear overnight, forecasters say. Lows will drop all the way to the upper teens.
Thursday will be blustery and cold, with highs in the low 30s.
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