The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning until 6 p.m. Friday.
Northwest winds will be sustained from 30 to 45 miles per hour with gusts up to 60 mph over a large swath of Kansas.
Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the wind storm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.