HIGH WIND WARNING

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High Wind Warning remains in effect from 4 am to 1 PM PST Thursday. Winds: south winds of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph will decrease this evening but are expected to increase again Thursday morning to 30 to 45 mph with gusts of 60 to 70 mph. Timing: winds will decrease this evening but then increase again early Thursday morning through early Thursday afternoon. Peak winds are expected in the late morning Thursday.

* Impacts: high winds will pose a hazard to motorists traveling along Highway 101. Winds will also be accompanied by very heavy rain. Power outages and damages to exposed structures are likely.

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.

High Wind Warning remains in effect from 1 am to 7 PM PST Wednesday…. High wind watch in effect from Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon…The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a high wind watch… which is in effect from Wednesday evening through Thursday afternoon. A High Wind Warning remains in effect from 1 am to 7 PM PST Wednesday. * Winds: south winds of 45 to 60 mph with hurricane force wind gusts of 70 to 85 mph are likely. Gusts above 100 mph are likely at headlands including Cape Blanco. * Timing: winds will increase tonight and peak during the day Wednesday. A decrease in wind is expected Wednesday night…but another increase to possible warning criteria will occur Thursday.

* Impacts: high winds will pose a hazard to motorists traveling along Highway 101. Winds will also be accompanied by very heavy rain. Power outages and damages to exposed structures are likely.

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.

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 and is filed under Local News, Weather Warnings.