San Juan County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Wind Advisory
Statement as of 3:24 AM PDT en Octubre 21, 2014

...Wind Advisory in effect from 8 PM this evening to 11 am PDT Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 8 PM this evening to 11 am PDT Wednesday.

* Some affected locations...Bellingham...Mount Vernon...Naval Air Station whidbey...Port Townsend...San Juan Islands.

* Timing...winds will increase this evening and peak overnight.

* Wind...south winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Impacts...winds this strong can snap small tree branches...topple small or shallow rooted trees...and cause local power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph and/or gusts of 45 to 57 mph are likely.