Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Boise, ID
WWUS75 KBOI 201345
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boise ID
645 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017
...Wind Advisory for Southeast Oregon and the Owyhee Mountains
for Tuesday afternoon and evening...
.A strong upper level trough will move into the area tomorrow and
bring gusty winds to the surface. Expect wind gusts near 50 mph
in parts of southeast Oregon and in the Owyhee Mountains.
Orographically-favored regions will see even stronger winds.
Owyhee Mountains-Harney County-Malheur County-
645 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017 /545 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017/
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MST /10 AM PST/ TO
8 PM MST /7 PM PST/ TUESDAY...
* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts near 50 mph.
Orographically-favored locations, such as southwest-facing
slopes, narrow passes, and narrow valleys, may see even higher
* TIMING...The strongest winds will develop by early afternoon
and then weaken slowly after sunset.
* IMPACTS...Driving may become difficult in high-profile
vehicles. Also, objects such as trash cans will be blown
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.