The National Weather Service office in Des Moines has issued a wind advisory from 10 a.m. Tuesday until 4 p.m. for the Perry area and most of Iowa.
West-northwest winds of 25 to 35 mph are forecast, with gusts up to 50 mph possible. The strongest winds are expected in the morning, the NWS said.
Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects, the NWS said. Tree limbs could be blown down, and a few power outages may result.
Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles on north-south roads.
ThePerryNews.com will update this weather story as forecasts evolve.