Benton County, Oregon
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Weather Alerts: Benton County, Oregon
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High Wind Warning
Coast Range of Northwest Oregon-
Central Coast Range of Western Oregon-
Including the cities of Vernonia, Jewell, Sunset Summit,
Lees Camp, Trask, Grande Ronde, Burnt Woods, Tidewater,
Swisshome, and Veneta
208 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017


The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a High Wind
Warning, which is in effect from noon Saturday to 5 AM PDT
Sunday. The High Wind Watch is no longer in effect.

* WINDS...South winds will increase later Saturday morning into
the afternoon. For the higher terrain, south winds 25 to 35 mph
with gusts 55 to 65 mph. Lower terrain, south winds 15 to 25
mph, with gusts 35 to 50 mph.

* TIMING...Winds beginning Saturday morning and continuing at
times through Saturday night.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds could result in tree damage,
including downed limbs and power lines. Isolated power outages
are possible. travel will be difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles and trailers.


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.



Wind Advisory
Greater Portland Metro Area-Central Willamette Valley-
South Willamette Valley-Greater Vancouver Area-
Including the cities of Hillsboro, Portland, Wilsonville,
Oregon City, Gresham, Troutdale, Salem, McMinnville, Woodburn,
Stayton, Dallas, Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Albany, Lebanon,
Vancouver, Battle Ground, Ridgefield, Washougal, Yacolt,
and Amboy
208 PM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017


The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from noon Saturday to midnight PDT
Saturday night.

* WINDS...South winds 15 to 25 mph, with gusts 35 to 45 mph.

* TIMING...Winds increasing later Saturday morning, with strongest
winds Saturday afternoon into the evening. Winds will gradually
ease from north to south across the Willamette Valley Saturday

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could result in downed limbs and power
lines. Isolated power outages are possible.


A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 45 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.



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