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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
927 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

WAZ516-517-220030-
/O.CON.KSEW.WI.Y.0016.141022T0000Z-141022T1500Z/
NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
927 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...OCEAN SHORES...WESTPORT...FORKS...
  NEAH BAY.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING AND PEAK OVERNIGHT.

* WIND...SOUTH WIND 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN SNAP SMALL TREE BRANCHES...
  TOPPLE SMALL OR SHALLOW ROOTED TREES...AND CAUSE LOCAL POWER
  OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH
AND/OR GUSTS OF 45 TO 57 MPH ARE LIKELY.

&&

$$



Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
916 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

WAC009-027-031-220430-
/O.EXA.KSEW.FA.A.0009.141022T0700Z-141023T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CLALLAM-GRAYS HARBOR-JEFFERSON-
916 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...GRAYS HARBOR...CLALLAM...
  JEFFERSON.

* FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON

* HEAVY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 8 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT
  INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY ALONG THE SOUTHWESTERN AND WESTERN
  OLYMPICS. THIS AMOUNT OF RAINFALL COULD CAUSE THE
  QUINAULT...CLEARWATER...BOGACHIEL...HOH...AND OTHER RIVERS
  FLOWING OFF THE OLYMPICS TO FLOOD LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR FLOODING BUT
FLOODING IS NOT IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE READY TO ACT
QUICKLY IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$



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