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High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
550 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

WAZ512-516-517-260500-
/O.CON.KSEW.HW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-141026T0600Z/
LOWER CHEHALIS VALLEY AREA-NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
550 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...WESTPORT...ABERDEEN...HOQUIAM...
  FORKS...MONTESANO.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WESTERLY WINDS WILL OCCUR THIS EVENING
  BEHIND A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM.

* WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON...SWITCHING TO WEST
  OR NORTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 60 MPH LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING INTO THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN SNAP TREE BRANCHES...TOPPLE
  TREES...AND CAUSE POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS THAT A HAZARDOUS WIND EVENT IS IMMINENT
OR OCCURRING.

&&

$$



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