Weather Alerts for San Juan

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
SAN JUAN

Areas Affected:
Admiralty Inlet Area - San Juan County
Effective: Tue 9:00 am Updated: Mon 7:30 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 6:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR SAN JUAN COUNTY AND THE ADMIRALTY
INLET AREA FROM 9 AM TO 6 PM PST TUESDAY...
The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 AM to 6 PM PST Tuesday.
* WIND...Increasing from the southeast at 20 to 35 mph with gusts
near 45 mph.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...San Juan Island, Whidbey Island, and
Port Townsend.
* TIMING...Winds will pick up about midmorning Tuesday and then
peak during the early afternoon. Expect the winds to diminish
into the 15 to 25 mph range by late Tuesday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can snap small tree branches and
cause brief power outages.

Information:
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 to 39 mph and/or gusts of
45 to 57 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.