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Oregon, Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County

High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 6:00 PM PST on December 20, 2014


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST Sunday...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM PST Sunday...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST Sunday. A
Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM PST Sunday.

* Winds: south to southwest 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph
in the advisory area and 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 70 mph
in the warning area. Strongest winds are expected near Summer
Lake and in the mountains.

* Timing: winds will peak tonight into Sunday then diminish Sunday
evening.

* Locations in the warning area include: along Oregon Highway
31 from Paisley to Summer Lake... along California Highway
299 near Cedar Pass... and in the mountains in eastern
Klamath... lake and eastern Modoc counties.

* Locations in the advisory area include: US Highway 395
between Valley Falls and Alkali Lake... portions of Oregon
Highway 31 in Lake County... portions of Oregon Highway 140
east of Lakeview... and higher terrain in eastern Klamath...
lake and eastern Modoc counties.

* Impacts: high winds will make travel difficult on area
roadways. High profile vehicles will be most impacted. East
to west oriented roads will experience the worst cross
winds. Highway 31 between Paisley and Summer Lake may be
severely impacted. Residents in the area should secure loose
items and use caution when venturing outdoors.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5

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. Travel will be
impacted... especially for high profile vehicles.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.






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