NWS issues wind advisory

KINGMAN - The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Kingman and most of Mohave County outside of the Colorado River Valley with southwest winds from 25 to 35 mph and gusts to 45 mph in effect until 9 p.m. tonight.

Winds will peak later this afternoon and into the evening hours before decreasing later tonight.

Crosswinds can make driving difficult and blowing dust can significantly reduce visibility.

Motorists, especially those on motorcycles and those driving high-profile vehicles or pulling trailers, should be particularly cautious, according to the NWS.