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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
240 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

CAZ004-252145-
UPPER TRINITY RIVER-
240 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A WIND ADVISORY IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT.

AN APPROACHING POTENT COLD FRONT WILL BRING STRONG GUSTY SOUTHERLY
WINDS AND PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN TO THE REGION TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A WIND ADVISORY IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT.

STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING. A POST
FRONTAL TROUGH WILL BRING THE THREAT OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS TO
THE REGION ON SATURDAY WITH THE POTENTIAL OF SMALL
HAIL...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA.

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
234 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY...

.A POTENT PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING VERY STRONG WINDS TO NW
CALIFORNIA TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT.
PEAK WINDS WILL OCCUR OVER THE COASTAL MOUNTAINS WITH ISOLATED
GUSTS POTENTIALLY REACHING AS HIGH AS 65 MPH. WINDS WILL TAPER
QUICKLY LATE SATURDAY MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON AS THE COLD FRONT
PASSES.

CAZ004-251045-
/O.CON.KEKA.WI.Y.0004.141025T0900Z-141025T1800Z/
UPPER TRINITY RIVER-
234 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING WITH THE HIGHEST
  WINDS EXPECTED IN THE MORNING.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED SOUTHERLY WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS ARE
  EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45
  MPH. THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN PEAKS MAY GUST TO 50 MPH OR HIGHER.
  WINDS ALONG THE VALLEY FLOORS WILL BE IN THE 10 TO 20 MPH
  RANGE WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS WILL CAUSE BRANCHES TO FALL FROM TREES...
  LIKELY TOPPLING SOME TREES...AND CREATE SOME POWER OUTAGES.
  WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE DIFFICULTY DRIVING...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONG GUSTS MAY CAUSE FENCES TO BLOW DOWN AND
  CAUSE OBJECTS SUCH AS LAWN FURNITURE OR GARBAGE CANS TO BLOW
  AWAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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