Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:27 PM PDT on October 24, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect from 5 PM Saturday to 3 PM PDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 5 PM Saturday to 3 PM PDT Sunday.

* Timing: winds will increase rapidly with frontal passage Saturday evening...especially along the Blue Mountain foothills. More persistent strong winds will occur from late Saturday night through at least Sunday morning.

* Winds: southwest to west 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 45 to 50 mph.

* Impacts: driving will become difficult especially for high profile vehicles on area roadways. In addition these winds may cause loose objects to be picked up and blown some distance. Minor property damage may also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast between 30 and 39 mph or gusts ranging from 45 to 57 mph. Winds of these magnitudes can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Minor property damage may also occur. For additional weather information...check our web site at www.Weather.Gov/Pendleton.

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