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WWUS76 KMFR 202242
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
242 PM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

.A strong front will bring strong, damaging winds to portions of
the coast late tonight through Sunday morning, and the Shasta
Valley and east of the Cascades Sunday morning through Sunday
evening.

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Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Adel, Lakeview, and Valley Falls
242 PM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM PST
SUNDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM PST SUNDAY...

* Winds...Southwest 40 to 50 mph with gust to 70 mph in the
  warning area. Southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 50 mph in
  the advisory area.

* Timing...Winds increase Sunday morning, then peak Sunday
  afternoon into Sunday evening.

* Locations in the warning include...Most of highway 31
  including Paisley, Summer Lake, and Silver Lake, and the
  higher terrain around the Klamath and Lake County line.

* Locations in the advisory include...Lakeview, Adel, Fort Rock,
  and highway 395 over northern Lake County.

* Impacts...Driving will become difficult on area roadways,
  especially for high profile vehicles. In populated areas,
  unsecured items may be blown about.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible.

&&

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South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
Including the cities of Reedsport, Bandon, Port Orford,
and Gold Beach
242 PM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST
SUNDAY...

* Winds...Southwest 35 to 45 mph with gusts to 65 mph possible.
  Capes and headlands may see gusts as high as 80 mph.

* Timing...Winds will start to increase tonight, then peak late
  tonight through Sunday morning.

* Locations include...Gold Beach, Port Orford, Bandon and much
  of highway 101 in southwest Oregon from Pistol River north to
  Reedsport.

* Impacts...Dangerous driving conditions, especially for high-
  profile vehicles. Driving will be most hazardous near Capes
  and headlands as well as exposed sections of highway 101.
  Outdoor objects may be blown away or damaged.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

&&

$$

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Central Siskiyou County-
Including the city of Weed
242 PM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM PST
SUNDAY...

* Winds...South 40 to 50 mph with gusts up to 70 mph possible.

* Timing...Winds are expected to be strongest from Sunday
  morning into Sunday afternoon.

* Locations include...The south end of the Shasta Valley
  including Interstate 5 from Weed to Grenada.

* Impacts...Winds will make driving difficult, especially for
  high profile vehicles heading south. Loose items may be blown
  about.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

&&

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