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WWUS76 KPDT 272146
NPWPDT

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
246 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...WINDY CONDITIONS ALONG WITH BLOWING DUST EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTH
CENTRAL WASHINGTON AND NORTH CENTRAL OREGON SATURDAY...

.AN INTENSE STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA AND TIGHTEN
PRESSURE GRADIENTS AND CREATE WINDY CONDITIONS ON SATURDAY.
SUSTAINED WEST WIND BETWEEN 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 45 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED. THE WINDS WILL ALSO CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
THAT WILL LOWER VISIBILITIES TO UNDER ONE MILE AT TIMES.

ORZ041-044-507-508-510-511-WAZ024-026>029-521-281200-
/O.NEW.KPDT.WI.Y.0024.150829T1500Z-150830T0300Z/
EAST COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF OREGON-
LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON-CENTRAL OREGON-
EASTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE OF WASHINGTON-KITTITAS VALLEY-
YAKIMA VALLEY-LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF WASHINGTON-
FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE MOUNTAINS OF WASHINGTON-SIMCOE HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...THE DALLES...BOARDMAN...
HERMISTON...IONE...PENDLETON...PILOT ROCK...HEPPNER...CONDON...
FOSSIL...DUFUR...MAUPIN...MADRAS...PRINEVILLE...REDMOND...
WHITE SALMON...ELLENSBURG...THORP...NACHES...SUNNYSIDE...
TOPPENISH...YAKIMA...CONNELL...PROSSER...TRI-CITIES...DAYTON...
WAITSBURG...WALLA WALLA...GOLDENDALE...BICKLETON
246 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 45
  MPH.

* TIMING...THE WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SATURDAY
  MORNING AND PERSIST INTO THE EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...THE VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE MILE AT
  TIMES IN BLOWING DUST.

* IMPACTS...HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG INTERSTATE
  90...INTERSTATE 82...AND INTERSTATE 84 SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
  POSSIBLE STRONG CROSS WINDS. WINDS OF THESE MAGNITUDES MAY CAUSE
  LOOSE OBJECTS TO SUDDENLY BECOME AIRBORNE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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WWUS76 KPQR 272046
NPWPQR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
146 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG LATE AUGUST STORM SYSTEM IS BECOMING
INCREASINGLY LIKELY TO MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE COAST LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING AND PRODUCE STRONG WINDS NEAR THE
COAST AND OVER THE ADJACENT COASTAL MOUNTAINS.

ORZ002-281400-
/O.NEW.KPQR.HW.A.0005.150829T1000Z-150829T1800Z/
CENTRAL OREGON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...FLORENCE
146 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING FOR THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING: LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...FLORENCE.

* IMPACTS: THE WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO DAMAGE TREES AND
  PRODUCE POWER DISRUPTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

ORZ001-WAZ021-281400-
/O.NEW.KPQR.HW.A.0005.150829T1200Z-150829T2000Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...TILLAMOOK...RAYMOND...
LONG BEACH
146 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE NORTH OREGON AND SOUTH WASHINGTON
COASTS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING: MAINLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ASTORIA...TILLAMOOK...RAYMOND...LONG BEACH

* IMPACTS: THE WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO DAMAGE TREES AND
  PRODUCE POWER DISRUPTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

ORZ003-004-WAZ020-281400-
/O.NEW.KPQR.HW.A.0005.150829T1000Z-150829T2100Z/
COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-WILLAPA HILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERNONIA...VENETA
146 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL OREGON COASTAL
MOUNTAINS AND THE WILLAPA HILLS OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND OVER EXPOSED
  LOCATIONS.

* TIMING: LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VERNONIA...VENETA

* IMPACTS: THE WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO DAMAGE TREES AND
  PRODUCE POWER DISRUPTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND




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