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Statement as of 9:01 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 11:42 AM EST on January 18, 2017


... Strong south winds battering the coastal areas and higher peaks...

Strong front is slowly pushing towards the coast. South winds
increased along the coast this afternoon, with one burst of strong
winds occuring late in the afternoon. Afterwards, winds eased a bit.
But south winds have been increasing since 7 PM. Strong gusty south
winds will continue overnight, then slowly ease Wednesday morning.


Here is a summary of peak winds as of 9 PM Tuesday evening...
(these will be updated as stronger winds gusts are recorded/reported).

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... South Washington coast...
3 NNE Naselle... bpa tower 77 mph 0640 PM 01/17 46.34n/123.72w/2009
1 NE Megler... bpa tower 73 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.27n/123.88w/1189
Cape Disappointment 73 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.28n/124.08w/120
Long Beach 63 mph 0350 PM 01/17 46.35n/124.05w/16
Tokeland 51 mph 0512 PM 01/17 46.71n/123.97w/0

... Willapa Hills...
Abernathy mtn 78 mph 0401 PM 01/17 46.35n/123.10w/2000

... North Oregon coast...
Garibaldi 72 mph 0810 PM 01/17 45.56n/123.91w/null
2 WNW Garibaldi 67 mph 0750 PM 01/17 45.57n/123.95w/75
Astoria... US 101 bridge 60 mph 0831 PM 01/17 46.19n/123.82w/200
Cannon Beach 59 mph 0741 PM 01/17 45.89n/123.96w/22
Manzanita 57 mph 0722 PM 01/17 45.70n/123.94w/42
Clatsop Spit 56 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.23n/124.00w/27
Astoria... Airport 55 mph 0623 PM 01/17 46.16n/123.88w/9
Oceanside 51 mph 0513 PM 01/17 45.46n/123.97w/21
3 SW Sandlake 48 mph 0250 PM 01/17 45.26n/123.95w/13

... Central Oregon coast...
Newport... US 101 bridge 86 mph 0830 PM 01/17 44.63n/124.05w/100
1 N Lincoln Beach 56 mph 0641 PM 01/17 44.86n/124.04w/49
sea lion caves 55 mph 0817 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/300
Yachats 55 mph 0619 PM 01/17 44.31n/124.11w/32
Newport... South jetty 54 mph 0700 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/25
Waldport 49 mph 0410 PM 01/17 44.42n/124.08w/42
Newport... Airport 48 mph 0515 PM 01/17 44.58n/124.06w/130

... Coast Range of northwest and west central Oregon...
Marys Peak 84 mph 0630 PM 01/17 44.50n/123.55w/4137
4 E Hebo 65 mph 0348 PM 01/17 45.21n/123.75w/3160
South Fork RAWS 32 mph 0312 PM 01/17 45.60n/123.48w/2256


... Maritime bouy stations...
21 W Yaquina Head 51 mph 0750 PM 01/17 44.70n/124.50w/0
20 W Cape Disappointment 51 mph 0650 PM 01/17 46.20n/124.50w/0


Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


901 PM PST Tue Jan 17 2017

... Strong south winds battering the coastal areas and higher peaks...

Strong front is slowly pushing towards the coast. South winds
increased along the coast this afternoon, with one burst of strong
winds occuring late in the afternoon. Afterwards, winds eased a bit.
But south winds have been increasing since 7 PM. Strong gusty south
winds will continue overnight, then slowly ease Wednesday morning.


Here is a summary of peak winds as of 9 PM Tuesday evening...
(these will be updated as stronger winds gusts are recorded/reported).

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... South Washington coast...
3 NNE Naselle... bpa tower 77 mph 0640 PM 01/17 46.34n/123.72w/2009
1 NE Megler... bpa tower 73 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.27n/123.88w/1189
Cape Disappointment 73 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.28n/124.08w/120
Long Beach 63 mph 0350 PM 01/17 46.35n/124.05w/16
Tokeland 51 mph 0512 PM 01/17 46.71n/123.97w/0

... Willapa Hills...
Abernathy mtn 78 mph 0401 PM 01/17 46.35n/123.10w/2000

... North Oregon coast...
Garibaldi 72 mph 0810 PM 01/17 45.56n/123.91w/null
2 WNW Garibaldi 67 mph 0750 PM 01/17 45.57n/123.95w/75
Astoria... US 101 bridge 60 mph 0831 PM 01/17 46.19n/123.82w/200
Cannon Beach 59 mph 0741 PM 01/17 45.89n/123.96w/22
Manzanita 57 mph 0722 PM 01/17 45.70n/123.94w/42
Clatsop Spit 56 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.23n/124.00w/27
Astoria... Airport 55 mph 0623 PM 01/17 46.16n/123.88w/9
Oceanside 51 mph 0513 PM 01/17 45.46n/123.97w/21
3 SW Sandlake 48 mph 0250 PM 01/17 45.26n/123.95w/13

... Central Oregon coast...
Newport... US 101 bridge 86 mph 0830 PM 01/17 44.63n/124.05w/100
1 N Lincoln Beach 56 mph 0641 PM 01/17 44.86n/124.04w/49
sea lion caves 55 mph 0817 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/300
Yachats 55 mph 0619 PM 01/17 44.31n/124.11w/32
Newport... South jetty 54 mph 0700 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/25
Waldport 49 mph 0410 PM 01/17 44.42n/124.08w/42
Newport... Airport 48 mph 0515 PM 01/17 44.58n/124.06w/130

... Coast Range of northwest and west central Oregon...
Marys Peak 84 mph 0630 PM 01/17 44.50n/123.55w/4137
4 E Hebo 65 mph 0348 PM 01/17 45.21n/123.75w/3160
South Fork RAWS 32 mph 0312 PM 01/17 45.60n/123.48w/2256


... Maritime bouy stations...
21 W Yaquina Head 51 mph 0750 PM 01/17 44.70n/124.50w/0
20 W Cape Disappointment 51 mph 0650 PM 01/17 46.20n/124.50w/0


Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


Rockey
NWS Portland or

901 PM PST Tue Jan 17 2017

... Strong south winds battering the coastal areas and higher peaks...

Strong front is slowly pushing towards the coast. South winds
increased along the coast this afternoon, with one burst of strong
winds occuring late in the afternoon. Afterwards, winds eased a bit.
But south winds have been increasing since 7 PM. Strong gusty south
winds will continue overnight, then slowly ease Wednesday morning.


Here is a summary of peak winds as of 9 PM Tuesday evening...
(these will be updated as stronger winds gusts are recorded/reported).

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... South Washington coast...
3 NNE Naselle... bpa tower 77 mph 0640 PM 01/17 46.34n/123.72w/2009
1 NE Megler... bpa tower 73 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.27n/123.88w/1189
Cape Disappointment 73 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.28n/124.08w/120
Long Beach 63 mph 0350 PM 01/17 46.35n/124.05w/16
Tokeland 51 mph 0512 PM 01/17 46.71n/123.97w/0

... Willapa Hills...
Abernathy mtn 78 mph 0401 PM 01/17 46.35n/123.10w/2000

... North Oregon coast...
Garibaldi 72 mph 0810 PM 01/17 45.56n/123.91w/null
2 WNW Garibaldi 67 mph 0750 PM 01/17 45.57n/123.95w/75
Astoria... US 101 bridge 60 mph 0831 PM 01/17 46.19n/123.82w/200
Cannon Beach 59 mph 0741 PM 01/17 45.89n/123.96w/22
Manzanita 57 mph 0722 PM 01/17 45.70n/123.94w/42
Clatsop Spit 56 mph 0700 PM 01/17 46.23n/124.00w/27
Astoria... Airport 55 mph 0623 PM 01/17 46.16n/123.88w/9
Oceanside 51 mph 0513 PM 01/17 45.46n/123.97w/21
3 SW Sandlake 48 mph 0250 PM 01/17 45.26n/123.95w/13

... Central Oregon coast...
Newport... US 101 bridge 86 mph 0830 PM 01/17 44.63n/124.05w/100
1 N Lincoln Beach 56 mph 0641 PM 01/17 44.86n/124.04w/49
sea lion caves 55 mph 0817 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/300
Yachats 55 mph 0619 PM 01/17 44.31n/124.11w/32
Newport... South jetty 54 mph 0700 PM 01/17 44.13n/124.10w/25
Waldport 49 mph 0410 PM 01/17 44.42n/124.08w/42
Newport... Airport 48 mph 0515 PM 01/17 44.58n/124.06w/130

... Coast Range of northwest and west central Oregon...
Marys Peak 84 mph 0630 PM 01/17 44.50n/123.55w/4137
4 E Hebo 65 mph 0348 PM 01/17 45.21n/123.75w/3160
South Fork RAWS 32 mph 0312 PM 01/17 45.60n/123.48w/2256


... Maritime bouy stations...
21 W Yaquina Head 51 mph 0750 PM 01/17 44.70n/124.50w/0
20 W Cape Disappointment 51 mph 0650 PM 01/17 46.20n/124.50w/0


Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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