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Washington, Waterville Plateau

High Wind Warning

Statement as of 2:25 AM PST on February 17, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 18, 2018


... High Wind Warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
PST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a High Wind
Warning... which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
PST this evening. The Wind Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Winds... west 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. Locally wind
gusts could approach 70 mph around Vantage... George... Beverly
and Mattawa.

* Timing... winds will begin to increase around noon, but will be
the strongest from 2 PM to 7 PM. Winds should decrease late
Saturday evening.

* Impacts... the potential exists for downed trees and power
lines across the region causing power outages. Drivers will
also experience difficulty driving, especially high profile
vehicles.

* Locations... Moses Lake, Ephrata, Soap Lake, Othello, Quincy,
George, Vantage, Beverly, Mattawa, Desert Aire, Wenatchee,
Chelan, Entiat, Cashmere, Waterville, Mansfield and Palisades.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take action to secure loose or lightweight outdoor objects. High
winds can topple trees, damage weakened roofs, and down
powerlines.

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.






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