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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
204 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS OVER PORTIONS OF THE INTERIOR NORTHWEST
TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN WASHINGTON
THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN SWING NORTHEAST INTO BRITISH COLUMBIA
TONIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL CAUSE VERY WINDY CONDITIONS OVER
PORTIONS OF THE INTERIOR NORTHWEST. THESE CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR IN
CENTRAL OREGON...THE GRANDE RONDE VALLEY AND THE WALLOWA VALLEY
AHEAD OF THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT TODAY...AND THEN ACROSS THE
COLUMBIA BASIN AND THE BLUE MOUNTAIN FOOTHILLS AFTER FRONTAL
PASSAGE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

ORZ511-260600-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-141026T0600Z/
CENTRAL OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEND...MADRAS...PRINEVILLE...REDMOND
204 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE THE DAY TODAY...PEAKING THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45
  TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS: DRIVING WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES ON AREA ROADWAYS. IN ADDITION THESE WINDS
  MAY CAUSE LOOSE OBJECTS TO BE PICKED UP AND BLOWN SOME
  DISTANCE. MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE MAY ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

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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