Yakima Valley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:47 PM PDT Oct. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from noon to 8 PM PDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from noon to 8 PM PDT Tuesday.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts around 45 mph.

* Timing... the strongest winds will occur between 1 PM and 7 PM.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects.
Blowing dust is likely near recently plowed fields. Tree limbs
could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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.