East Puget Sound Lowlands Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 12:09 PM PDT on October 25, 2014

...Wind Advisory now in effect from 8 PM this evening to 5 am PDT Sunday...

* some affected locations...Enumclaw...North Bend...Oak Harbor.

* Timing...winds will become southwesterly late this afternoon and increase during the evening hours.

* Wind...west to southwest wind increasing to 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph during the evening. Wind will ease late tonight.

* Impacts...winds this strong can snap small tree branches... topple small or shallow rooted trees...and cause local power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph and/or gusts of 45 to 57 mph are likely.