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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
111 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014


ORZ001-002-WAZ021-211400-
/O.CON.KPQR.HW.A.0012.141121T1800Z-141122T0600Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...CANNON BEACH...TILLAMOOK...
NETARTS...PACIFIC CITY...LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...
CAPE FOULWEATHER...YACHATS...FLORENCE...RAYMOND...LONG BEACH...
CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT
111 PM PST THU NOV 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON AND NORTH AND CENTRAL
OREGON COASTS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...SOUTH WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 65 MPH. COASTAL COMMUNITIES...SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40
  MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL BEGIN INCREASING LATE FRIDAY MORNING AND
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON...AND LIKELY PEAK MID TO LATE AFTERNOON ON
  FRIDAY THROUGH A GOOD PART OF FRIDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...CAPE
  FOULWEATHER...YACHATS...FLORENCE...ASTORIA... CANNON BEACH...
  TILLAMOOK...NETARTS...PACIFIC CITY... RAYMOND...LONG BEACH...
  CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT

* IMPACTS: THE WINDS MAY CAUSE SOME TREE DAMAGE ALONG THE
  COAST...CAUSING SOME POWER DISRUPTIONS. THE WINDS WILL CAUSE
  DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS ALONG THE COAST AS WELL...
  ESPECIALLY FOR TRUCKS...TRAILERS...AND OTHER HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

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FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


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