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High Wind Watch

Statement as of 9:04 PM PDT on October 17, 2017

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on October 19, 2017


... High wind watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon through
late Wednesday night for elevations above 2000 feet...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a high wind
watch, which is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through late
Wednesday night.

* Winds... south 35 to 45 mph with gusts 60 to 65 mph.

* Timing of strongest winds... 5 PM to 10 PM Wednesday.

* Impacts... damaging winds could result in downed limbs and
power lines. Isolated power outages are possible. Travel will
be made more difficult... especially for higher profile
vehicles.

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.





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