Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
WWUS76 KPDT 011817
NPWPDT

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
1017 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

...VERY WINDY OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
WASHINGTON TODAY...

.A low pressure system moving east across British Columbia has
caused pressure gradients to tighten across eastern Washington.
As such, will see very wind conditions over portions of south
central and southeast Washington late this morning and this
afternoon.

WAZ026-012300-
/O.EXA.KPDT.WI.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170301T2300Z/
Kittitas Valley-
including the cities of Ellensburg and Thorp
1017 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect until 3 PM PST this afternoon.

* WINDS...West 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to around 45 mph.
  Strongest winds will be along the north side of the valley.

* TIMING...Winds will peak around noon today then slowly
  decrease through the afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down tree limbs, small trees,
  and power lines. Scattered power outages may be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

WAZ028-029-012300-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170301T2300Z/
Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington-
including the cities of Connell, Prosser, Tri-Cities, Dayton,
Waitsburg, and Walla Walla
1017 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to around 45 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will peak around noon today then slowly
  decrease through the afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down tree limbs, small trees,
  and power lines. Scattered power outages may be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.