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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH TIGHTENING
PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC NORTHWEST.
SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS WILL PICK UP LATE THIS MORNING AND THIS
AFTERNOON. THESE WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE
DIMINISHING SUNDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS
OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...CENTRAL
AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON...AND THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE
MOUNTAINS.

ORZ509-210200-
/O.EXB.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T1500Z/
EAST SLOPES OF THE OREGON CASCADES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LA PINE...SUNRIVER
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS WILL
  DECREASE TOWARDS DAYBREAK SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO
BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

ORZ508-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPPNER...CONDON...FOSSIL
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO
BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

WAZ521-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...GOLDENDALE
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO
BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

ORZ510-511-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.HW.W.0003.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON-CENTRAL OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUFUR...MAUPIN...BEND...MADRAS...
PRINEVILLE...REDMOND
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE 40 MPH OR GREATER WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 58 MPH. THESE
WINDS CAN EASILY TOSS AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS AND DOWN LARGE TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES. THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION AND BE ALERT FOR FLYING DEBRIS. DRIVING MAY ALSO
BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

ORZ507-WAZ029-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENDLETON...PILOT ROCK...DAYTON...
WAITSBURG...WALLA WALLA
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
BETWEEN 30 AND 39 MPH OR GUSTS RANGING FROM 45 TO 57 MPH. WINDS
OF THESE MAGNITUDES CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO OCCUR. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

WAZ027-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
YAKIMA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NACHES...SUNNYSIDE...TOPPENISH...YAKIMA
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 55
  MPH ARE EXPECTED. THESE GUSTS WILL LIKELY BE ALONG THE BASE
  OF THE YAKIMA VALLEY AS IT MEETS UP WITH THE SIMCOE
  HIGHLANDS...AND MAY NOT BE AS STRONG FURTHER INTO THE
  VALLEY.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
BETWEEN 30 AND 39 MPH OR GUSTS RANGING FROM 45 TO 57 MPH. WINDS
OF THESE MAGNITUDES CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO OCCUR. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

ORZ044-WAZ028-210200-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOARDMAN...HERMISTON...IONE...CONNELL...
PROSSER...TRI-CITIES
916 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE THROUGH TODAY. THE WINDS
  WILL PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MID MORNING SUNDAY. WINDS
  WILL DECREASE TOWARDS NOON SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...
  INCLUDING HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
BETWEEN 30 AND 39 MPH OR GUSTS RANGING FROM 45 TO 57 MPH. WINDS
OF THESE MAGNITUDES CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO OCCUR. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$







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