Tacoma Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Wind Warning
Statement as of 5:50 PM PDT en Octubre 25, 2014

...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 2 am PDT Sunday...

* some affected locations...Seattle...Bremerton...Bellevue... Tacoma...Olympia.

* Timing...strong southwest winds will occur this evening behind a low pressure system.

* Wind...south 15 to 25 mph late this afternoon...becoming southwest and increasing to 25 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Impacts...winds this strong can snap tree branches...topple trees...and cause power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means that a hazardous wind event is imminent or occurring.