Western Skagit County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:03 PM PST Jan. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory now in effect from 10 am to 6 PM PST Wednesday...

* wind... southeast 20 to 35 mph, with gusts near 45 mph.

* Some affected locations... the San Juan Islands, Anacortes,
Lummi Island, and coastal Whatcom County.

* Timing... wind speeds peaking from late Wednesday morning
through late Wednesday afternoon.

* Impacts... winds of this magnitude can lead to minor tree
damage and spotty power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.