Central Siskiyou County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory
Statement as of 11:24 PM PDT on October 24, 2014

...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday... ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday. A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM PDT Saturday.

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

* Timing...this evening into Saturday evening. Winds will be strongest Saturday morning into Saturday afternoon.

* Locations include: Yreka...Weed and Lake Shastina.

* Impacts...south bound traffic along Interstate 5 in the Shasta Valley will experience a strong head wind. These winds can cause travel difficulties... especially for high profile vehicles.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 mph or gusts of 75 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be impacted... especially for high profile vehicles.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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