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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...ALONG CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON AND THE
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.

ORZ507-WAZ029-202300-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENDLETON...PILOT ROCK...DAYTON...
WAITSBURG...WALLA WALLA
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...INCLUDING
  HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
BETWEEN 30 AND 39 MPH OR GUSTS RANGING FROM 45 TO 57 MPH. WINDS
OF THESE MAGNITUDES CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO OCCUR. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WITH
TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENTS ACROSS THE INTERIOR PACIFIC
NORTHWEST. WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...BEFORE DIMINISHING BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED STRONG GUSTS OVER 60 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG THE
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS...ALONG CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON AND THE
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.

ORZ044-WAZ028-202300-
/O.EXA.KPDT.WI.Y.0036.141220T2000Z-141221T2000Z/
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOARDMAN...HERMISTON...IONE...CONNELL...
PROSSER...TRI-CITIES
229 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS: SUDDEN WIND GUSTS WILL MAKE TRAVELING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OBJECTS...INCLUDING
  HOLIDAY DECORATIONS...MAY SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS ARE FORECAST
BETWEEN 30 AND 39 MPH OR GUSTS RANGING FROM 45 TO 57 MPH. WINDS
OF THESE MAGNITUDES CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO OCCUR. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
900 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-201300-
/O.CON.KMFR.WI.Y.0043.141220T1800Z-141222T0500Z/
MODOC COUNTY-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
900 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY TO 9 PM
PST SUNDAY...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY TO 9 PM PST
SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY...
  REACHING PEAK STRENGTH SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN PAISLEY AND
  SILVER LAKE...INCLUDING SUMMER LAKE...HIGHWAY 395 NORTH OF
  LAKEVIEW...AND THE HIGHER TERRAIN...INCLUDING WINTER RIM AND
  THE WARNER MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS CAN MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADS WILL
  EXPERIENCE CROSS WINDS. THESE WINDS MAY ALSO IMPACT HUNTING AND
  OTHER OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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