Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
922 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL PUSH A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION TONIGHT. SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING. WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
COLUMBIA BASIN...THE PALOUSE AND THE FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE
MOUNTAINS.

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LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-WASHINGTON PALOUSE-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
922 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TONIGHT... PEAKING
  BETWEEN 9 PM AND SUNRISE SUNDAY MORNING. THE WINDS WILL BEGIN TO
  SLOWLY DISSIPATE SUNDAY MORNING WITH A RETURN OF GUSTINESS AGAIN
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS AND TREE BRANCHES MAY BECOME
  FLYING OBJECTS. VEHICLES TRAVELING ON AREA ROADWAYS SHOULD BE
  PREPARED FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS. POWER OUTAGES MAY BE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

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