City of La Grande Road Conditions
Lower Columbia Basin; Weather Alert
Wind Advisory, *NOAA Issue Date: 4/30/2017 03:05:00 AM Very windy across portion of the forecast area today ... . A storm system crossing the area will bring strong winds aloft and tightened pressure gradients over the forecast area. This will create very windy conditions in the Kittitas Valley, the simcoe highlands, the eastern Columbia river gorge and the Oregon portion of the lower Columbia basin today into this evening. Winds will decrease late this evening as the system and tight pressure gradients moves away to the east. ... Wind Advisory in effect from 7 AM this morning to 9 PM PDT this evening ... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a Wind Advisory ... Which is in effect from 7 AM this morning to 9 PM PDT this evening. * Winds Northwest 25 to 35 MPH with gusts up to 50 MPH. * Timing Winds will increase this morning as a cold front moves through the area. Pressure gradients will remain tight through this afternoon and this evening and then will diminish late this evening. * Impacts Strong winds may blow down tree limbs, and powerlines. Scattered Power outages are expected. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 MPH are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult ... Especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
Road Conditions by Route
No adverse road conditions reported at this time.