weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

2 products issued by NWS for:

Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
320 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

ORZ001-002-WAZ021-300000-
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...CANNON BEACH...TILLAMOOK...
NETARTS...PACIFIC CITY...LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...
CAPE FOULWEATHER...YACHATS...FLORENCE...RAYMOND...LONG BEACH...
OCEAN PARK...NASELLE...CATHLAMET...CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT
320 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...USE CAUTION ALONG THE BEACHES ON SATURDAY...

INCREASINGLY LARGE SEAS ON SATURDAY MAY ALLOW OCCASIONAL WAVES TO
RUN HIGHER UP THE BEACH THAN NORMAL. PLEASE AVOID JETTIES ON
SATURDAY AS LARGER THAN NORMAL WAVES WILL BE CAPABLE OF KNOCKING
PEOPLE OFF THEIR FEET AND SWEEPING THEM AWAY INTO THE OCEAN.


$$




High Wind Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
342 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG LATE AUGUST STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE NORTHWARD
ALONG THE COAST LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
PRODUCE STRONG WINDS NEAR THE COAST AND OVER THE ADJACENT COASTAL
MOUNTAINS...AND WINDY CONDITIONS IN THE INLAND VALLEYS.

ORZ001-291845-
/O.CON.KPQR.HW.W.0007.150829T1300Z-150829T2100Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...TILLAMOOK
342 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTH OREGON COAST UNTIL
2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS: BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...SOUTH WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 70 MPH. COASTAL COMMUNITIES...SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35
  MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING: FROM 6 AM TO 2 PM SATURDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL
  OCCUR BETWEEN 8 AM AND NOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ASTORIA...TILLAMOOK.

* IMPACTS: THE WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO DAMAGE TREES AND
  PRODUCE POWER DISRUPTIONS. THESE WINDS COULD CAUSE PROBLEMS
  FOR OUTDOOR EVENTS...ESPECIALLY THOSE WITH TEMPORARY OUTDOOR
  FACILITIES SUCH AS TENTS AND CANOPIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE