HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR

556 AM PDT MON MAY 27 2013

NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NORTHWEST OREGON COAST.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A POTENT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SOUTH WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH FOR THE BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...MAINLY THIS MORNING.

.TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A SIMILAR SYSTEM IS EXPECTED FOR TUESDAY NIGHT OR EARLY WEDNESDAY...

WHICH MAY BRING A BRIEF PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS DEPENDING ON THE

STRENGTH OF THE SYSTEM AS IT MOVES ONSHORE. AT THIS POINT THE

CHANCES OF NEEDING A HIGH WIND WARNING FOR THIS SYSTEM APPEAR

BELOW 10 PERCENT.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

THIS APPLIES TO THE COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-

CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-

GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-

SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-

NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-

CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY-

UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-I-5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-

GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-

556 AM PDT MON MAY 27 2013

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST

OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AS

SUNBREAKS DEVELOP AND DESTABILIZE THE ATMOSPHERE. THERE MAY BE

BRIEF GUSTY WINDS WITH THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS IF THEY DEVELOP.

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