North Oregon Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Wind Warning
Statement as of 8:09 AM PDT on October 25, 2014

...High Wind Warning now in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon for the central and north Oregon coast...

The High Wind Warning is now in effect until 5 PM PDT this afternoon.

* Winds: south 30 to 40 mph. Wind gusts to 60 mph for coastal communities with gusts to 75 mph along beaches and headlands.

* Timing of strongest winds for central Oregon coast: between 10 am and 3 PM.

* Timing of winds for north Oregon coast: between noon and 5 PM.

* Locations include: Lincoln City...Newport...Cape Foulweather...Yachats...Florence...Astoria... Cannon Beach... Tillamook...Netarts...Pacific City

* impacts: power outages and tree damage are possible in these winds.

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.