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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1209 AM PST SAT NOV 29 2014

...STRONG WINDS SATURDAY...

.A COLD FRONT IS MOVING THROUGH THE INLAND NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
THE COLD AIR IS ACCOMPANIED BY GUSTY WINDS. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS
AHEAD OF THE FRONT HAVE DIMINISHED WHILE NORTHERLY WINDS DOWN THE
OKANOGAN VALLEY AND WATERVILLE PLATEAU WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
SATURDAY.

IDZ002-003-026-WAZ032-033-035-036-290915-
/O.EXP.KOTX.WI.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-141129T0800Z/
COEUR D`ALENE AREA-IDAHO PALOUSE-LEWISTON AREA-
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-WASHINGTON PALOUSE-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
1209 AM PST SAT NOV 29 2014

...WIND ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS PEAKED EARLIER THIS EVENING ACROSS THE REGION
AND ARE BEGINNING TO DIMINISH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS BUT THE WEAKENING TREND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE BEFORE TURNING NORTHWESTERLY BY MORNING.

$$

WAZ043-044-292000-
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OKANOGAN VALLEY-WATERVILLE PLATEAU-
1209 AM PST SAT NOV 29 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...THE OKANOGAN VALLEY NOW THROUGH SATURDAY...GRADUALLY
  INCREASING OVERNIGHT. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY BEGIN TO DIMINISH SATURDAY
  EVENING.

* IMPACTS...LOCALLY STRONG WIND GUSTS COULD BREAK TREE BRANCHES
  AND MOVE UNANCHORED OBJECTS. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. IN ADDITION TEMPERATURES WILL RAPIDLY FALL WITH THIS
  COLD FRONT AND WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY WILL BE DANGEROUSLY LOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS AS
HIGH AS 55 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

&&

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