Weather Alerts for Chehalis

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
CHEHALIS

Areas Affected:
Bellevue and Vicinity - Bremerton and Vicinity - Hood Canal Area - Seattle and Vicinity - Southwest Interior - Tacoma Area
Effective: Wed, 10/18 12:39pm Updated: Wed, 10/18 1:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 10/18 11:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHWEST INTERIOR AND
PARTS OF THE PUGET SOUND REGION UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
* WIND...Southerly and increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts near
45 mph.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Bremerton,
and Olympia.
* TIMING...Wind speeds are anticipated to peak between 4 and 8 PM
PDT before diminishing.
* IMPACTS...Winds this strong can snap tree limbs and cause local
power outages. This will be the first event of this magnitude
this season. These early season events tend to cause more damage
and power outages than winds with similar speeds occurring
later in the season.

Information:
Loose outdoor objects or light-weight furniture should be secured
before the strong winds arrive.

Hydrologic Outlook  HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK   Hydrologic Outlook
CHEHALIS

Areas Affected:
Clallam - Grays Harbor - Jefferson - King - Kitsap - Lewis - Pierce - San Juan - Thurston
Effective: Tue, 10/17 2:46pm Updated: Wed, 10/18 1:00pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Wed, 10/18 4:00pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Heavy Rainfall will Give a Threat of Flooding to Portions of
Western Washington Wednesday or Thursday...
Some flooding of roadways and poorly drained areas is possible
Wednesday afternoon through early Thursday morning as a period of
heavy rain hits the lowlands of Western Washington. Drainage is
likely to be poor due falling leaves blocking drains. The most
likely locations to see some flooding are low spots on the
roadways and underpasses.