Very gusty winds and possible thunderstorms ahead of cold front

this afternoon...

Very gusty winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph will be

possible this afternoon along with chances for a few showers and

isolated strong thunderstorms later this afternoon and evening.

The main threat other than the wind will be brief heavy

rain...small hail and frequent lightning. Wind...showers and

thunderstorms should decrease later this evening.