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WWUS76 KPDT 221934  
NPWPDT  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR  
1134 AM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON AND  
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...  
 
.WINDS ALONG THE RIDGETOPS OF THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON CASCADES  
WILL BE STRONG TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING DUE TO  
MOUNTAIN WAVE ACTIVITY. DAMAGING WINDS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE  
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS AS WELL. IT WILL BE VERY WINDY OVER PORTIONS OF  
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON.  
 
WAZ026-027-520-222045-  
/O.CAN.KPDT.HW.A.0001.190123T0800Z-190123T1800Z/  
KITTITAS VALLEY-YAKIMA VALLEY-  
EAST SLOPES OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES-  
1134 AM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
   
..HIGH WIND WATCH IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH  
WIND WATCH.  
 
ALTHOUGH STRONG DAMAGING WINDS WILL OCCUR ALONG THE HIGHER RIDGE  
TOPS OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES, WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO SPREAD  
INTO THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.  
 

 
 
WAZ521-231615-  
/O.UPG.KPDT.HW.A.0001.190123T0800Z-190123T1800Z/  
/O.NEW.KPDT.HW.W.0001.190123T0800Z-190123T1600Z/  
SIMCOE HIGHLANDS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GOLDENDALE AND BICKLETON  
1134 AM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND  
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.  
 
* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.  
GUSTS TO 65 MPH ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE EXPOSED RIDGES.  
 
* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH  
WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY BLOW DOWN LIMBS, TREES, AND POWER  
LINES. SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
ORZ510-231600-  
/O.NEW.KPDT.WI.Y.0005.190123T0800Z-190123T1600Z/  
NORTH CENTRAL OREGON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DUFUR, MAUPIN, AND MORO  
1134 AM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A WIND  
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH GUSTING TO 50 MPH.  
 
* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING AND BECOME VERY WINDY  
BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND UNSECURED OBJECTS. TRAVEL  
ALONG HIGHWAYS 97 AND 197 MAY BE DIFFICULT.  
 
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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