The National Weather Service in Louisville issued a wind advisory for Bullitt County through 7 p.m. Friday evening.
Meanwhile, firefighters are dealing with a field fire near Weavers Run Rd. and Highway 44 West.
Nichols Fire is being assisted by Shepherdsville and Zoneton Fire units, who were maintaining control of the hot spots.
The heavy wind gusts are challenging the firefighters, who will remain on the scene throughout the evening.
Drivers along Highway 44 W. near Weavers Run should use caution.