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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
257 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

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

WAZ032-033-035-036-250600-
/O.NEW.KOTX.WI.Y.0010.141026T0300Z-141026T2200Z/
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-WASHINGTON PALOUSE-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
257 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM SATURDAY TO 3 PM PDT
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM SATURDAY TO 3 PM PDT
SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE
  WIND ARE THEN EXPECTED TO PEAK BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND SUNRISE
  SUNDAY MORNING. THE WINDS WILL BEGIN TO SLOWLY DISSIPATE THROUGH
  THE DAY ON SUNDAY

* 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 MY 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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