The National Weather Service office in Johnston has issued a wind advisory for the Perry area until 4 p.m. Sunday, as south winds at 25 to 35 mph blow, with gusts up to 45 mph.
High winds might blow around unsecured objects, with downed tree limbs and a few power outages possible.
Along with Dallas County, the wind advisory is in effect for Butler, Bremer, Hardin, Grundy, Boone, Story, Marshall, Guthrie, Polk, Cass, Adair, Madison, Adams, Union and Taylor counties.
Along with Perry, cities under the wind advisory include of Parkersburg, Clarksville, Shell Rock, Greene, Aplington, Allison, Dumont, Waverly, Iowa Falls, Eldora, Ackley, Grundy Center, Reinbeck, Conrad, Dike, Wellsburg, Boone, Ames, Marshalltown, Guthrie Center, Panora, Bayard, Casey, Waukee, Adel, Des Moines, Atlantic, Greenfield, Stuart, Adair, Fontanelle, Winterset, Earlham, Corning, Creston, Bedford, Lenox and New Market.
hePerryNews.com will update this weather story as forecasts evolve.