- ...Wind Advisory remains in effect until 11 am PDT Saturday...
- winds...southwest 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
- Timing...pockets of very windy conditions will first develop this evening coinciding with showers and thunderstorms...then become more prolonged and widespread once the cold front passes and the precipitation ends or diminishes markedly.
- Impacts...unanchored high surface area objects may be shifted or toppled. High profile vehicles along the mostly unsheltered highways of 195 and 95 across the Palouse and Highway 12 over Alpowa Summit will be especially affected. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 to 40 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.