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High Wind Warning Still In Effect Nov 26th

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A high wind warning is still in effect Monday through Tuesday at 4AM.  

Difference between High Wind Watch and Warning

High Wind Watch

A High Wind Watch is issued when the following conditions are possible:

1) sustained winds of 40 mph or higher for one hour or more

OR

2) wind gusts of 58 mph or higher for any duration.

High Wind Warning

A High Wind Warning is issued when the following conditions are expected:

1) sustained winds of 40 mph or higher for one hour or more

OR

2) wind gusts of 58 mph or higher for any duration.

Weather Statement

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Seattle WA 1009 PM PST

Sun Nov 25 2018 WAZ516-517-261415- /O.EXT.KSEW.HW.W.0005.181126T1800Z-181127T1200Z/

North Coast-Central Coast- 1009 PM PST Sun Nov 25 2018

...HIGH WIND WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL COAST FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 AM PST TUESDAY...

* WIND...Increasing from the southeast to 20 to 35 mph with gusts to near 55 mph on Monday.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Westport, Hoquiam, and Quillayute. * TIMING...Winds will be the strongest from Monday afternoon through late Monday night.

* IMPACTS...This will be the first significant windstorm this season; therefore, damage such as snapped tree branches and downed trees will be more widespread. Expect power outages.

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