...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
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Bremerton,
* 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.
Loose outdoor objects or light-weight furniture should be secured
before the strong winds arrive.