NowCast ZoneCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special
Yakima, Washington, United States  Lat: 46.59N, Lon: 120.53W
Wx Zone: WAZ027
Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

HIGH WIND WATCH

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS ALONG THE SOUTH
WASHINGTON AND NORTH AND CENTRAL OREGON COASTS...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* WINDS: NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS OF
30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 60 TO 65 MPH. COASTAL COMMUNITIES...
SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 50 MPH.
* TIMING: BEGINNING LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING UNTIL
JUST AFTER SUNRISE WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...CAPE FOULWEATHER...
YACHATS...CANNON BEACH...NETARTS...PACIFIC CITY...LONG BEACH...
CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT.
* IMPACTS: THE WINDS WILL LIKELY CAUSE DIFFICULTIES FOR BEACHGOERS
AND THOSE ACCESSING BEACH AND HEADLAND AREAS...INCLUDING CAUSING
TREE DAMAGE IN HEADLAND AREAS.

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK

...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE FOR THE SKOKOMISH RIVER IN MASON
COUNTY WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...
A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING HEAVY RAINS THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS LATE
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY NIGHT. 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN IS
POSSIBLE OVER THE SOUTH SLOPES OF THE OLYMPICS BY WEDNESDAY
MORNING. THIS COULD PUSH THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO FLOOD STAGE ON WEDNESDAY.
A BREAK IN THE HEAVY RAINS IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY MORNING BUT
ANOTHER SHOT OF RAIN IS EXPECTED LATER WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
EVENING WHICH COULD KEEP THE RIVER RUNNING HIGH.