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Category: High winds


High wind warning with gusts to 70 mph issued for coast

The Portland Office of the National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for gusts to 70 mph near southwest coastal beaches and headlands that is in effect until noon today.

A high wind watch will remain in effect from Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon.

South winds 40 to 50 mph with gusts to 70 mph this morning and early afternoon are forecast at beaches and headlands with south winds of 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph in the coastal communities.


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