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High wind warning in Tacoma today

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Dec. 17, 2012 at 6:00 am |
December 17, 2012 6:10 am

The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning in Tacoma, Olympia and Shelton through noon today.

Forecasters said 20-30 mph winds will gust up to 60 mph this morning. By mid-afternoon, the winds are expected to diminish to 15-30 mph gusting up to 45 mph.

Power outages, downed power lines and toppled trees are possible. Power outages have been reported in Gig Harbor, Auburn and Federal Way.

Today’s high is 41.

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