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Peak wind gusts from Saturday, Oct. 4 windstorm

Peak wind gusts from Saturday, Oct. 4 windstorm
Saturday's strong winds toppled a tree on top of a Metro van in the Queen Anne neighborhood.
Here are some of the peak gusts (35 mph or greater) that I found with the Saturday, October 4 windstorm that hit Western Washington:

  • Alki Beach (Seattle): 55 mph
  • Everett: 53 mph
  • Sand Point (Seattle): 51 mph
  • Magnolia (Seattle): 48 mph
  • Oak Harbor (Whidbey NAS): 47 mph
  • Bremerton: 43 mph
  • Bellingham: 40 mph
  • Seattle (Boeing Field): 40 mph
  • Arlington: 39 mph
  • Seattle (Sea-Tac Airport): 38 mph
  • Orcas Island: 38 mph
  • Shelton: 36 mph
  • Tacoma: 35 mph
  • Burlington: 35 mph
  • Renton: 35 mph