High Wind Warning

HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY…

* WINDS…Southwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE…The north Oregon Coast and elevated

portions of the Coast Range of northwest Oregon. This includes

the coastal communities of Astoria, Cannon Beach, and Pacific

City, as well as higher elevations of Highways 6 and 26 in the

Coast Range.

* TIMING…Strongest winds occurring now. Expect winds to

gradually ease from south to north after midnight.

* IMPACTS…Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power

lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Travel will be

difficult for high profile vehicles, especially on exposed

portions of the Astoria-Megler Bridge.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A High Wind Warning means hazardous weather conditions of strong

and damaging winds are imminent or highly likely in the warning

area.