Tuesday, January 17, 2017
High wind warning:
HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 10 AM WEDNESDAY FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST AND THE COAST OF NORTH AND WEST CENTRAL OREGON… A HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND WARNING… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE HIGH WIND WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * HEADLANDS AND OPEN BEACHES: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS 50 TO 60 MPH. WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT… BECOMING SOUTH 35 TO 45 MPH AND GUSTS 65 TO 70 MPH. * COASTAL COMMUNITIES: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH TODAY INTO THIS EVENING… THEN SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 45 TO 60 MPH. * TIMING OF STRONGEST WINDS: LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. * IMPACTS: WINDS MAY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PRODUCE SPOTTY POWER OUTAGES. WATCH FOR TREE DEBRIS ON ROADWAYS LATER TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… 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.
This morning, 53 and cloudy, with W 12-13ft@ 7 sec’s with SSE winds 15-20mph, water temp at 46, high tide was at 4a, sunrise at 7:52am, and low tide at 10am. Blown out and nasty! Later today, WSW 13-15ft@ 12 sec’s with S winds 25-35mph with gusts 50+mph, high of about 50 with 100% chance of rain. High tide at 3:42p and sunset at 5p. Tonight SW 15ft@ 10 sec’s with S winds 25-35mph, gusts 40+, low of 49, cloudy and 100% chance of rain.
Wednesday: SW 15-20ft@ 10 sec’s with S winds 25-30++mph, low of 45, high of 52, clouds and 100% chance of rain
Thursday: WSW 12-15ft@ 12 sec’s with S winds 10-15mph, 42/48, clouds and 70%
Friday: W 12-15ft@ 12 sec’s with ESE winds 10-15mph, 40/48, clouds and AM 50%
Saturday: W 20-30ft@ 12 sec’s with S winds 10-15mph, 38/46, clouds and 90%
Sunday: W 15ft@ 12 sec’s with ESE winds 10-15mph, 35/47, clouds and 80%
Monday: NW 15-17ft@ 15 sec’s with NE winds 5-10mph, 33/47, clouds and 50%