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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
809 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014



ORZ006-007-WAZ039-252315-
/O.UPG.KPQR.WI.Y.0015.141025T2200Z-141026T0400Z/
/O.EXB.KPQR.HW.W.0010.141025T1800Z-141026T0200Z/
GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...
GRESHAM...TROUTDALE...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...VANCOUVER...
BATTLE GROUND...CAMAS...WASHOUGAL
809 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM
PDT THIS EVENING FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM PDT
THIS EVENING. THE WIND ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.



* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH THIS MORNING WILL INCREASE
  ABRUPTLY THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH
  WIDESPREAD GUSTS TO 50 MPH. GUSTS TO 60 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS MOST LIKELY BETWEEN 1 PM AND 5 PM.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...
  PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...TROUTDALE...VANCOUVER...
  BATTLE GROUND...CAMAS...WASHOUGAL

* IMPACTS: POWER OUTAGES AND TREE DAMAGE ARE POSSIBLE IN THESE
  WINDS.



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.

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