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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
225 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED SATURDAY...

.Very windy conditions anticipated Saturday as a strong surface
low moves across the region.

WAZ034-041-044-180600-
/O.UPG.KOTX.WI.Y.0003.180217T1900Z-180218T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KOTX.HW.W.0001.180217T2100Z-180218T0600Z/
Moses Lake Area-Wenatchee Area-Waterville Plateau-
225 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM
PST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a High Wind
Warning...which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
PST this evening. The Wind Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Winds...West 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. Locally wind
  gusts could approach 70 mph around Vantage...George...Beverly
  and Mattawa.

* Timing...Winds will begin to increase around noon, but will be
  the strongest from 2 pm to 7 pm. Winds should decrease late
  Saturday evening.

* Impacts...The potential exists for downed trees and power
  lines across the region causing power outages. Drivers will
  also experience difficulty driving, especially high profile
  vehicles.

* Locations...Moses Lake, Ephrata, Soap Lake, Othello, Quincy,
  George, Vantage, Beverly, Mattawa, Desert Aire, Wenatchee,
  Chelan, Entiat, Cashmere, Waterville, Mansfield and Palisades.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take action to secure loose or lightweight outdoor objects. High
winds can topple trees, damage weakened roofs, and down
powerlines.

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.

&&

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/O.NEW.KOTX.HW.W.0001.180217T1900Z-180218T0600Z/
Lower Garfield and Asotin Counties-Washington Palouse-
Upper Columbia Basin-
225 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM
PST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a High Wind
Warning...which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 10 PM PST
this evening. The Wind Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Winds...Southwest 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. Locally
  gusts could approach 65 mph. The strongest winds will occur
  south of I-90 in the Columbia Basin, southern Whitman county and
  along Highway 12 in southeast Washington.

* Timing...Winds will begin to increase after 11 am Saturday but
  will be the strongest from 1 pm to 8 pm. Winds should decrease
  late Saturday evening.

* Impacts...The potential exists for downed trees and power
  lines across the region causing power outages. Drivers will
  also experience difficulty driving, especially high profile
  vehicles.

* Locations...Pomeroy, Dodge, Mayview, Colton, Pullman, Colfax, La
  Crosse, Oakesdale, Uniontown, Ritzville, Odessa, and Coulee
  City.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take action to secure loose or lightweight outdoor objects. High
winds can topple trees, damage weakened roofs, and down
powerlines.

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.

&&

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/O.EXB.KOTX.WI.Y.0003.180217T2000Z-180218T0600Z/
Lewis and Southern Nez Perce Counties-
225 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from noon today to 10 PM PST this
evening.

* Winds...Southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. The
  higher terrain west of Winchester could see higher gusts.

* Timing...Winds will begin to increase after noon but will be the
  strongest from 4 pm to 9 pm. Winds should decrease late
  Saturday evening.

* Impacts...The potential exists for downed trees and power
  lines across the region causing power outages. Drivers will
  also experience difficulty driving, especially high profile
  vehicles.

* Locations...Craigmont, Winchester, Waha and Reubens.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take action to secure loose or lightweight outdoor objects. High
winds can topple trees, damage weakened roofs, and down
powerlines.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.


&&

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IDZ003-026-WAZ036-180600-
/O.EXT.KOTX.WI.Y.0003.180217T2000Z-180218T0600Z/
Idaho Palouse-Lewiston Area-Spokane Area-
225 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* Winds...Southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Higher
  terrain above 2500 feet could see local gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing...Winds will begin to increase after noon but will be
  the strongest from 2 pm to 7 pm. Winds should decrease late
  Saturday evening.

* Impacts...The potential exists for downed trees and power
  lines across the region causing power outages. Drivers will
  also experience difficulty driving, especially high profile
  vehicles.

* Locations...Lewiston, Lapwai, Peck, Culdesac, Gifford, Moscow,
  Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, Spokane, Cheney, Davenport, and
  Rockford.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take action to secure loose or lightweight outdoor objects. High
winds can topple trees, damage weakened roofs, and down
powerlines.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult,
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

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