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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 9:45 PM PDT on August 28, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 11 am to 5 PM PDT
Saturday...

* timing... midday through Saturday afternoon.

* Winds... south wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Impacts... downed limbs and local power outages.

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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 6:02 AM PDT on August 28, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 30, 2015


... A strong Pacific storm could bring strong winds and locally
heavy rain to western Washington on Saturday...

A much stronger system will impact the region on Saturday. This
system has the potential to bring winds of 20 to 35 mph with
gusts of 45 to 50 mph to parts of the coast... northwest
interior... and I-5 corridor. Winds this strong usually occur in
fall and winter. Thus... this wind event could create more problems
due to the deciduous trees still having their leaves. This will
make the branches more prone to snapping in strong winds. In
addition to the possibility of downed tree limbs... the gusty winds
could cause local power outages.

Rain will be locally heavy at times on Saturday. Rainfall amounts
of 1 to 3 inches are forecast for the coast and in the
mountains... with a half to one inch elsewhere... during the 24 hour
period ending at 5 am PDT Sunday. This amount of rain will likely
end or help reduce the size of any ongoing wildfires.

In addition to the wind and rain... temperatures will be below
normal on Saturday. Highs are forecast to be mainly in the mid to
upper 60s across The Lowlands.

Those planning outdoor activities in the mountains in particular
this weekend should pay close attention to the latest forecasts
from the National Weather Service.


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle

602 am PDT Fri Aug 28 2015

... A strong Pacific storm could bring strong winds and locally
heavy rain to western Washington on Saturday...

A much stronger system will impact the region on Saturday. This
system has the potential to bring winds of 20 to 35 mph with
gusts of 45 to 50 mph to parts of the coast... northwest
interior... and I-5 corridor. Winds this strong usually occur in
fall and winter. Thus... this wind event could create more problems
due to the deciduous trees still having their leaves. This will
make the branches more prone to snapping in strong winds. In
addition to the possibility of downed tree limbs... the gusty winds
could cause local power outages.

Rain will be locally heavy at times on Saturday. Rainfall amounts
of 1 to 3 inches are forecast for the coast and in the
mountains... with a half to one inch elsewhere... during the 24 hour
period ending at 5 am PDT Sunday. This amount of rain will likely
end or help reduce the size of any ongoing wildfires.

In addition to the wind and rain... temperatures will be below
normal on Saturday. Highs are forecast to be mainly in the mid to
upper 60s across The Lowlands.

Those planning outdoor activities in the mountains in particular
this weekend should pay close attention to the latest forecasts
from the National Weather Service.


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle


300 PM PDT Thu Aug 27 2015

... Wet weather is on tap for western Washington...
... Blustery weather is likely Saturday...

It will be rainy across western Washington Friday and Saturday. One
front will move across the area slowly on Friday and then a stronger
frontal system will sweep through the area Saturday. People planning
outdoor activities Friday and Saturday should be prepared for wet
weather. Expect possible windy weather on saturday: gale warnings
are possible for the marine areas with wind advisories possible over
the land on Saturday.


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle


300 PM PDT Thu Aug 27 2015

... Wet weather is on tap for western Washington...
... Blustery weather is likely Saturday...

It will be rainy across western Washington Friday and Saturday. One
front will move across the area slowly on Friday and then a stronger
frontal system will sweep through the area Saturday. People planning
outdoor activities Friday and Saturday should be prepared for wet
weather. Expect possible windy weather on saturday: gale warnings
are possible for the marine areas with wind advisories possible over
the land on Saturday.


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle

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