PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

Gusty west winds are expected to blow through the Coachella Valley today.

"A trough of low pressure will move inland across central California late today and tonight," according to the National Weather Service. "This trough will bring gusty west winds through the San Gorgonio Pass and into the northern section of the Coachella Valley. Wind gusts in excess of 45 miles per hour are likely along sections of Interstate 10 in this area."

The NWS scheduled a wind advisory for the Coachella Valley from 2 p.m. today to 3 a.m. Wednesday.