01/16/2018: "Wind Advisory In Effect"
The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM to 5 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.