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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
1152 AM PST Tue Nov 17 2020

...HIGHEST WIND REPORTS...

Strong low pressure passed to the north just offshore early in the
day.  This brought strong gusty south winds to the coastal areas.
Breezy south winds spread inland into the interior during the
morning. Winds will gradually ease through rest of today.

Following are the strongest winds reported as of 11 am...

Location                     Speed     Time/Date       Lat/Lon/Elev (ft.)

...South Washington Coast...
Cape Disappointment       80-90 MPH    0800 AM 11/17
Ocean Park  The Sea WX       80 MPH    0828 AM 11/17   46.53N/124.05W/19
1 WNW Oysterville            60 MPH    0840 AM 11/17   46.56N/124.05W
Bay Center                   50 MPH    0945 AM 11/17   46.63N/123.95W/9

...North Oregon Coast...
2 WNW Garibaldi              87 MPH    0500 AM 11/17   45.57N/123.95W
Clatsop Spit                 70 MPH    0500 AM 11/17   46.23N/124.01W
1 W Astoria (US101 Bridge)   62 MPH    0822 AM 11/17   46.19N/123.85W
Pacific City                 61 MPH    0456 AM 11/17   45.20N/123.97W/27
Astoria                      55 MPH    0955 AM 11/17   46.15N/123.88W/ 8
Tillamook                    51 MPH    1015 AM 11/17   45.42N/123.82W/27
Cannon Beach                 47 MPH    0941 AM 11/17   45.89N/123.96W/42
Tierra Del Mar               47 MPH    0901 AM 11/17   45.26N/123.95W/13
Oceanside                    47 MPH    0503 AM 11/17   45.46N/123.97W/21
Manzanita                    45 MPH    0945 AM 11/17   45.72N/123.94W/22

...Central Oregon Coast...
1 NNE Otter Rock             78 MPH    0503 AM 11/17   44.76N/124.05W
2 E Cape Perpetua            74 MPH    0457 AM 11/17   44.29N/124.08W
1 NNW Lincoln City           69 MPH    0449 AM 11/17   44.98N/124.01W
Newport (US 101 Bridge)      63 MPH    0430 AM 11/17   44.62N/124.06W
South Beach (South Jetty)    61 MPH    0500 AM 11/17   44.61N/124.07W
Yachats                      60 MPH    1031 AM 11/17   44.32N/124.11W/32
Lincoln City                 58 MPH    0501 AM 11/17   45.01N/124.01W/372
Depoe Bay                    54 MPH    1046 AM 11/17   44.86N/124.04W/66
Newport                      54 MPH    0430 AM 11/17   44.72N/124.06W/141
Florence (Siuslaw Jetty)     52 MPH    1039 AM 11/17   44.02N/124.14W/50
Dunes RAWS                   41 MPH    0504 AM 11/17   43.96N/124.12W/120
Florence (Airport)           35 MPH    1040 AM 11/17   43.99N/124.10W/60

...Willapa Hills...
Abernathy Mtn RAWS           52 MPH    1001 AM 11/17   46.34N/123.08W/2000
Huckleberry Ridge RAWS       32 MPH    0711 AM 11/17   46.50N/123.38W/2424

...Coast Range of Northwest Oregon...
Mt Hebo                      77 MPH    0546 AM 11/17   45.21N/123.75W
Rockhouse RAWS               70 MPH    0612 AM 11/17   44.92N/123.47W
South Fork RAWS              40 MPH    0612 AM 11/17   45.60N/123.48W/2256
Goodwin Peak RAWS            35 MPH    1101 AM 11/17   43.93N/123.89W/1799

...Lower Columbia and I - 5 Corridor in Cowlitz County...
Kalama                       36 MPH    0937 AM 11/17   46.00N/122.80W/885
Longview                     36 MPH    0755 AM 11/17   46.18N/122.95W/833
Kelso-Longview Airport       33 MPH    0956 AM 11/17   46.12N/122.90W/31
1.9 E Alston                 30 MPH    0820 AM 11/17   46.10N/123.02W/486

...Greater Vancouver Area...
Yacolt                  EAST 41 MPH    0902 AM 11/17   45.86N/122.40W/698
Jantzen Beach (ODOT)    EAST 39 MPH    1014 AM 11/17   45.62N/122.67W/100

...Greater Portland Metro Area...
Troutdale (ODOT)        EAST 42 MPH    1201 AM 11/17   45.54N/122.39W/28
Troutdale (Airport)     EAST 37 MPH    0135 AM 11/17   45.53N/122.38W/190
Portland                EAST 35 MPH    0140 AM 11/17   45.54N/122.78W/547
Government Island       EAST 33 MPH    0211 AM 11/17   45.58N/122.55W/180
I205/Division           EAST 32 MPH    0850 AM 11/17   45.50N/122.57W/270

...Central Willamette Valley...
2 SW West Salem              49 MPH    0925 AM 11/17   44.94N/123.09W
McMinnville Airport          45 MPH    0700 AM 11/17   45.20N/123.13W/160
Salem Airport                44 MPH    0856 AM 11/17   44.90N/123.00W/215
Newberg                      41 MPH    0637 AM 11/17   45.39N/123.05W/1486

...South  Willamette Valley...
2 N Philomath                50 MPH    0606 AM 11/17   44.57N/123.36W
Eugene Airport               38 MPH    0954 AM 11/17   44.13N/123.22W/357
Philomath                    38 MPH    0616 AM 11/17   44.50N/123.35W/308

...Western Columbia River Gorge...     ..... EAST WINDS.....
Corbett                      71 MPH    1202 AM 11/17   45.53N/122.29W/659
Corbett Menucha Retreat      53 MPH    0230 AM 11/17   45.54N/122.27W/2427
Stevenson Light 15           42 MPH    0511 AM 11/17   45.69N/121.89W/29
0.7 SW Rooster Rock State Pa 33 MPH    0348 AM 11/17   45.54N/122.24W/49
Washougal                    33 MPH    0315 AM 11/17   45.59N/122.16W/239

...Maritime Stations...
21 WSW Cape Disappointment   59 MPH    0600 AM 11/17   46.14N/124.48W
21 W Yaquina Head            56 MPH    0610 AM 11/17   44.68N/124.52W
South Beach, Yaquina River,  47 MPH    0412 AM 11/17   44.63N/124.04W
42 W Cape Perpetua           40 MPH    0350 AM 11/17   44.38N/124.96W
11 W Yaquina Head            34 MPH    0550 AM 11/17   44.64N/124.30W

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

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