AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY

 

COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-
NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WILLAPA HILLS-SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF VERNONIA, JEWELL, SUNSET SUMMIT,
LEES CAMP, TRASK, GRANDE RONDE, BURNT WOODS, TIDEWATER,
SWISSHOME, VENETA, SANDY, ESTACADA, SWEET HOME, VIDA, JASPER,
LOWELL, COTTAGE GROVE, ODELL, WILLAPA, FRANCES, RYDERWOOD,
TOUTLE, LAKE MERWIN, YALE LAKE, AND COUGAR
406 AM PST WED DEC 2 2020

…AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY BELOW 1500 FEET…

* WHAT…POOR AIR QUALITY EXPECTED BELOW 1500 FEET.

* WHERE…IN WASHINGTON, SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS AND
WILLAPA HILLS. IN OREGON, COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON,
NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF
WESTERN OREGON, UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY AND CASCADE FOOTHILLS
IN LANE COUNTY.

* WHEN…UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS…POOR AIR QUALITY MAY CAUSE ISSUES FOR PEOPLE WITH
RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…VERY LIGHT WINDS, COUPLED WITH A STRONG
TEMPERATURE INVERSION, WILL CONTRIBUTE TO LITTLE AIR MOVEMENT
FOR LOWLANDS AREAS. BECAUSE OF THESE CONDITIONS, SOME
POLLUTANT LEVELS COULD INCREASE THROUGH SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY ILLNESS SHOULD FOLLOW THEIR PHYSICIAN’S
ADVICE FOR DEALING WITH HIGH LEVELS OF AIR POLLUTION DURING
PERIODS OF STAGNANT AIR.

STATE AIR QUALITY AGENCIES HIGHLY RECOMMEND THAT NO OUTDOOR
BURNING OCCUR AND THAT RESIDENTIAL WOOD BURNING DEVICES BE
LIMITED AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. ACCORDING TO STATE AIR QUALITY
AGENCIES, PROLONGED PERIODS OF STAGNANT AIR CAN HOLD POLLUTANTS
CLOSE TO THE GROUND WHERE PEOPLE LIVE AND BREATHE. CHECK WITH
YOUR LOCAL BURN AGENCY FOR ANY CURRENT RESTRICTIONS IN YOUR AREA.

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Mail Theft

There have been numerous mail theft complaints in the Lower Nehalem Rd/HWY 103/HWY 26/ general Elsie-Vinemaple area this morning. Thefts appeared to have occurred between 05:30-07:30 am. Suspect vehicle is an older body style small pickup, darker in color. If you find you have also been a victim, or have any information, please call Clatsop County Dispatch for Deputy Moore at 503-325-2061. The case number regarding this incident is C20202812.

High Wind Watch

 

NORTH OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CANNON BEACH, NETARTS, PACIFIC CITY,
LONG BEACH, OCEAN PARK, AND CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT
639 AM PST SUN NOV 29 2020

…HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON AND NORTH OREGON COAST
BEACHES AND HEADLANDS…

* WHAT…SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH WIDESPREAD WIND GUSTS OF
50 TO 60 MPH NEAR THE BEACHES AND HEADLANDS.

* WHERE…IN WASHINGTON, SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST. IN OREGON,
NORTH OREGON COAST.

* WHEN…FROM 8 PM SUNDAY THROUGH 4 AM MONDAY.

* IMPACTS…STRONG WINDS COULD RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES
AND TREE DAMAGE.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL LIKELY ONLY LAST
FOR ONE TO THREE HOURS SOMETIME LATE SUNDAY EVENING INTO VERY
EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND WARNINGS FOR UPDATES ON THIS
SITUATION. FASTEN LOOSE OBJECTS OR SHELTER OBJECTS IN A SAFE
LOCATION PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF WINDS.

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