A wind advisory has been issued for the Tri-Cities from 2 to 11 p.m. todayMonday by the National Weather Service.
A vigorous storm system with a cold front will be passing over the Mid-Columbia, according to the weather service.
Wind speeds are expected to build to 21 to 26 mph this afternoon with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Breezy conditions should continue tonight.
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Temperatures will drop back into the normal range for this time of year in the Tri-Cities, according to the weather service.
Highs for the work week should be in the mid 70s in the Tri-Cities.