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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
515 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL PUSH A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION TONIGHT. SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND PEAK EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. WINDY CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED FOR PORTIONS OF THE COLUMBIA BASIN...THE PALOUSE AND
THE FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS.

WAZ032-033-035-036-260000-
/O.CON.KOTX.WI.Y.0010.141026T0300Z-141026T2200Z/
LOWER GARFIELD AND ASOTIN COUNTIES-WASHINGTON PALOUSE-
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
515 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM
PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE SATURDAY EVENING...
  PEAKING BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND SUNRISE SUNDAY MORNING. THE WINDS
  WILL BEGIN TO SLOWLY DISSIPATE THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...LIGHT WEIGHT OBJECTS AND TREE BRANCHES MAY BECOME
  FLYING OBJECTS. VEHICLES TRAVELING ON AREA ROADWAYS SHOULD BE
  PREPARED FOR STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS. POWER OUTAGES MAY BE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

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