Issued at: 10:38 am PDT on September 2, 2014, expires at: 6:45 PM PDT on September 02, 2014
- ...Gusty winds today may cause areas of blowing dust... A cold front will sweep across Washington and Oregon this afternoon and early evening. Increasing winds can be expected ahead and behind the cold front. A Wind Advisory is in effect this afternoon and evening for the Kittitas Valley. Elsewhere... winds sustained at 15 to 25 mph gusting to 35 mph will accompany the cold front. Wind gusts may result in blowing dust...particularly over newly plowed fields. If you are traveling across south central and southeast Washington and central and northeast Oregon...watch for gusty winds near areas of loose soil. Drive slowly and turn your lights on. Use emergency lights if you encounter poor visibility. Pull off to the nearest exit and find a location that is safe to park.