HIGH WIND WARNING

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
102 PM PDT Sun Sep 6 2020

North Oregon Coast-Coast Range of Northwest Oregon-
Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills-
South Washington Cascade Foothills-
Including the cities of Astoria, Cannon Beach, Tillamook,
Netarts, Pacific City, Vernonia, Jewell, Sunset Summit,
Lees Camp, Trask, Sandy, Estacada, Silver Falls State Park,
Sweet Home, Toutle, Ariel, Lake Merwin, Yale Lake, and Cougar
102 PM PDT Sun Sep 6 2020

…HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM MONDAY TO 1 PM PDT
TUESDAY ABOVE 1000 FEET…

* WHAT…East winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 60 mph expected.

* WHERE…In Washington, South Washington Cascade Foothills. In
Oregon, North Oregon Coast above 1000 feet, Coast Range of
Northwest Oregon and Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills.

* WHEN…From 5 PM Monday to 1 PM PDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS…Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* FIRE CONCERNS…Conditions will be favorable for rapid fire
spread. Use extreme caution with potential ignition sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.