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Possible thunderstorm and wind for Plateau area | National Weather Service

The National Weather Service is forecasting rain and possible thunderstorms for tonight.
Breezy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph after midnight.
Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.
Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 317 PM PST SUN FEB 16 2014 WAZ001-503>512-514-515-170800- /O.CON.KSEW.WI.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-140217T0800Z/ SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-SOUTHWEST INTERIOR- EAST PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY- EVERETT AND VICINITY-SEATTLE/BREMERTON AREA-TACOMA AREA- ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-HOOD CANAL AREA-LOWER CHEHALIS VALLEY AREA- EASTERN STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-WESTERN STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 317 PM PST SUN FEB 16 2014 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT... * TIMING...WINDY CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY THIS EVENING. * WIND...SOUTHERLY WIND 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 50 MPH. * IMPACTS....WINDS THIS EVENING COULD SNAP SMALL TREE BRANCHES... TOPPLE SMALL OR SHALLOW ROOTED TREES...AND CAUSE LOCAL POWER OUTAGES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF 45 TO 57 MPH ARE LIKELY.
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