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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
147 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...VERY WINDY ACROSS THE KITTITAS VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...

.A MOSTLY DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE KITTITAS VALLEY
THIS AFTERNOON. THIS FRONT...IN COMBINATION WITH THE MIXING OF
WINDS DOWN FROM ALOFT...WILL RESULT IN VERY WINDY CONDITIONS IN
THE KITTITAS VALLEY.

WAZ026-030400-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-140903T0400Z/
KITTITAS VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLENSBURG...THORP
147 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON...PEAKING
  IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF UP TO
  AROUND 45 MPH. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ACROSS THE NORTH SIDE
  OF THE VALLEY.

* IMPACTS: THESE WINDS CAN MAKE TRAVELING HAZARDOUS...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

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.

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