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Peak Gusts From Wednesday Storm

Peak Gusts From Wednesday Storm
Tree topples in Bellingham during wind storm on morning of Nov. 17, 2009.

..MAXIMUM PEAK WIND GUSTS FROM AROUND WESTERN WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY EVENING AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

OFFICIAL LOW LAND AIRPORT OBSERVATION SITES.

SMITH ISLAND            62 MPH
BELLINGHAM                      61 MPH
FRIDAY HARBOR                   60 MPH
HOQUIAM                         59 MPH
WHIDBEY ISLAND NAVAL STATION    55 MPH
WEST SEATTLE (ALKI BEACH)    51 MPH
EAST SOUND                      46 MPH
OLYMPIA                         45 MPH
EVERETT /PAINE FIELD            44 MPH
QUILLAYUTE                      41 MPH
SEATTLE SANDPOINT OFFICE        41 MPH
BOEING FIELD                    38 MPH
SEA-TAC                         37 MPH
BREMERTON                       36 MPH
ARLINGTON                       36 MPH
TACOMA INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT       36 MPH
SHELTON                         32 MPH

NATIONAL WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTS
AND MESOWEST

LOPEZ VILLAGE                   72 MPH
VAIL (LAKE LAWRENCE)            66 MPH
CHERRY POINT                    64 MPH
SAN JUAN ISLAND (Unofficial)    63 MPH
SANDY POINT                     58 MPH
ANACORTES                       55 MPH
PORT TOWNSEND                   54 MPH

MOUNTAIN OBSERVATIONS

HURRICANE RIDGE (RAWS)         107 MPH
HURRICANE RIDGE (NWAC)          78 MPH
WHITE PASS (NWAC)               62 MPH
MOUNT BAKER (NWAC)              61 MPH

MARINE OBSERVATIONS
DESTRUCTION ISLAND              63 MPH
TATOOSH ISLAND                  49 MPH
SMITH ISLAND                    48 MPH
WEST POINT                      40 MPH