Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades

 High Wind Warning  Statement as of 3:21 PM PDT on October 24, 2014


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 11 PM this evening to
5 PM PDT Saturday...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect from 11 PM this evening to
5 PM PDT Saturday.

* Winds... south 45 to 55 mph with gusts to 80 mph.

* Timing... late this evening into Saturday evening.

* Locations include: Mount Ashland and Siskiyou Summit.

* Impacts... these winds can cause travel difficulties... especially
for high profile vehicles. In addition... since it is still
hunting season... hunters should be aware that winds will be even
stronger in the surrounding mountains. This could bring down
branches and cause trees to fall.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 50 mph or gusts
of 75 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted... especially for high profile vehicles.






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