Weather Alerts for Walla Walla

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
WALLA WALLA

Areas Affected:
Lower Columbia Basin of Washington - Yakima Valley
Effective: Tue 12:00 pm Updated: Tue 9:30 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 8:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...VERY WINDY ACROSS NORTHEAST OREGON AND SOUTH CENTRAL
WASHINGTON THIS AFTERNOON...
.A cold front sweeping across the area this afternoon will cause
winds to increase throughout northeast Oregon and much of eastern
Washington...including the Kittitas Valley, the Yakima Valley,
Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains and the Lower Columbia
Basin. Strong and gusty winds will also likely cause areas of
blowing dust to develop...especially in the Lower Columbia Basin
and surrounding Foothills. Winds will quickly diminish around or
just after sunset in most locations.
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...
* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
* TIMING...The strongest winds will occur between 1 PM and 7 PM.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects.
Blowing dust is likely near recently plowed fields. Tree limbs
could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
WALLA WALLA

Areas Affected:
Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington
Effective: Tue 12:00 pm Updated: Tue 9:30 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 8:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...VERY WINDY ACROSS NORTHEAST OREGON AND SOUTH CENTRAL
WASHINGTON THIS AFTERNOON...
.A cold front sweeping across the area this afternoon will cause
winds to increase throughout northeast Oregon and much of eastern
Washington...including the Kittitas Valley, the Yakima Valley,
Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains and the Lower Columbia
Basin. Strong and gusty winds will also likely cause areas of
blowing dust to develop...especially in the Lower Columbia Basin
and surrounding Foothills. Winds will quickly diminish around or
just after sunset in most locations.
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM PDT this
evening.
* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
* TIMING...The strongest winds will occur between 1 PM and 7 PM.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects.
Blowing dust is likely near recently plowed fields. Tree limbs
could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

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