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

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

...LOCALLY WINDY CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND OVER THE
WEEKNED...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OFF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FRIDAY
NIGHT. THE LOW CENTER WILL MOVE INLAND ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON
SATURDAY EVENING. INCREASING EASTERLY FLOW MAY GIVE WINDY CONDITIONS
NEAR THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
WINDY WEATHER IS ALSO POSSIBLE OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON SATURDAY
EVENING AS THE LOW MOVES ASHORE. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FRIDAY
AND SATURDAY AS THIS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM NEARS WESTERN WASHINGTON.

WIND ADVISORY

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...BELLEVUE...AND ISSAQUAH.
* TIMING...STRONGEST EAST WINDS WILL OCCUR CLOSE TO MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT.
* WIND...EAST 20 TO 30 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.

WIND ADVISORY

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...ENUMCLAW...AND NORTH BEND.
* TIMING...STRONGEST EAST WINDS WILL OCCUR FROM LATE THIS EVENING
THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
* WIND...EAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN SNAP SMALL TREE BRANCHES...
TOPPLE SMALL OR SHALLOW ROOTED TREES...AND CAUSE LOCAL POWER
OUTAGES.

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

...POTENTIAL FOR STRONG WIND THIS WEEKEND FOR SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON
AND NORTHWEST OREGON...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP WELL OFF THE
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST FRIDAY AND MOVE NORTHEAST TOWARD THE
OREGON AND WASHINGTON COAST FRIDAY NIGHT...AND THEN MOVE INLAND
SATURDAY. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR HIGH WIND ALONG THE COAST AND
WINDY CONDITIONS IN THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON
INTERIOR LOWLANDS. THERE IS STILL PLENTY OF UNCERTAINTY REGARDING
THE STRENGTH AND TIMING OF THIS SYSTEM. SHOULD HIGH WINDS
OCCUR...DOWNED TREES AND POWER OUTAGES WOULD BE POSSIBLE. AT THIS
TIME IT LOOKS LIKE THE STRONGEST WIND WOULD OCCUR LATE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING.
VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND FOR UPDATES.