High Wind – Warning – Hood Canal, E. Puget Sound, Bellevue, and Vicinity


From Tue, Dec 27, 1:00 PM PST To Wed, Dec 28, 1:00 AM PST

HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 1 AM PST WEDNESDAY

What

Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 55 mph expected.

Where

Hood Canal Area, East Puget Sound Lowlands and Bellevue and Vicinity.

When

From 1 PM this afternoon to 1 AM PST Wednesday.

Impacts

Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Tips

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.

Issued By

NWS Seattle