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Peak wind gusts from Tuesday night's wind storm

Peak wind gusts from Tuesday night's wind storm

The storm Tuesday night ended up rather routine, but just in case you were curious, here were some of the peak gusts from the overnight hours:


PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
943 AM PST WED JAN 9 2013

...HIGHEST PEAK WINDS AND GUSTS IN THE PAST 24 HOURS...

A VIGOROUS FRONTAL SYSTEM BROUGHT STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS IN WESTERN
WASHINGTON LATE TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
WIND ADVISORIES WERE ISSUED FOR ALL OF THE LOWLANDS EXCEPT AREAS IN
THE STRAIT...AND GALE WARNINGS WERE ISSUED FOR ALL WATERS.

...LOCATION... ...TIME... ...WIND...
...OFFSHORE REPORTING STATIONS...

TATOOSH ISLAND (101 FT)(MARITIME) 400 PM JAN 8 55 MPH
DESTRUCTION ISLAND (69 FT)(MARITIME) 500 PM JAN 8 53 MPH
5 SE PORT LUDLOW (MESOWEST) 420 PM JAN 8 46 MPH
18 W CAPE ELIZABETH (MARITIME) 850 PM JAN 8 43 MPH
SEATTLE CGLS (MARS) 900 PM JAN 8 42 MPH
1 ESE MARIETTA (65 FT)(APRSWXNET) 444 PM JAN 8 42 MPH
4 ENE WINSLOW (9 FT)(MARITIME) 700 PM JAN 8 41 MPH
4 NW GIG HARBOR (27 FT)(WXFLOW) 450 PM JAN 8 40 MPH
3 SW SHAKER CHURCH (25 FT)(WXFLOW) 955 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
HANSVILLE CGLS (MARS) 130 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
5 NW SEATTLE (20 FT)(WXFLOW) 1005 PM JAN 8 38 MPH
2 WSW ESPERANCE (27 FT)(WXFLOW) 1010 PM JAN 8 38 MPH
NEAH BAY NOS TIDE GAUGE (GOES) 412 PM JAN 8 37 MPH
POINT ROBINSON CGLS (MARS) 900 PM JAN 8 36 MPH

...WASHINGTON...

...CLALLAM COUNTY...
2 SW HURRICANE RIDGE (MESOWEST) 900 PM JAN 8 51 MPH
QUILLAYUTE AIRPORT (185 FT)(ASOS) 559 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
LA PUSH (NOS-NWLON) 930 PM JAN 8 35 MPH

...GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY...
HUMPTULLIPS RAWS (2400 FT)(GOES) 708 PM JAN 8 52 MPH
HOQUIAM BOWERMAN AP (12 FT)(ASOS) 623 PM JAN 8 51 MPH
WESTPORT (6 FT)(NOS-NWLON) 1100 PM JAN 8 44 MPH
2 N OCEAN SHORES (15 FT)(MESOWEST) 900 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
3 NNW OCEAN CITY (16 FT)(APRSWXNET) 946 PM JAN 8 36 MPH

...ISLAND COUNTY...
2 SSE FREELAND (9 FT)(APRSWXNET) 839 PM JAN 8 47 MPH
WHIDBEY ISLAND NAS (47 FT)(ASOS) 949 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
3 ESE FREELAND (134 FT)(APRSWXNET) 415 PM JAN 8 36 MPH

...JEFFERSON COUNTY...
2 WSW BRINNON (689 FT)(APRSWXNET) 541 PM JAN 8 48 MPH
3 ESE PORT TOWNSEND (WXFLOW) 1026 PM JAN 8 40 MPH
1 W GARDINER (317 FT)(MESOWEST) 1045 AM JAN 8 39 MPH

...KING COUNTY...
1 WSW SNOQUALMIE PASS (MESOWEST) 300 AM JAN 9 60 MPH
1 SSW NORTH HILL (134 FT)(APRSWXNET) 900 PM JAN 8 48 MPH
1 S EASTGATE (1170 FT)(APRSWXNET) 726 PM JAN 8 47 MPH
SEATTLE TACOMA ARPT (370 FT)(ASOS) 753 PM JAN 8 41 MPH
5 NNW SEATTLE (283 FT)(APRSWXNET) 1112 PM JAN 8 41 MPH
4 WNW HUNTS POINT (229 FT)(APRSWXNET) 723 PM JAN 8 40 MPH
FIRE TRAINING ACADEMY RAWS (GOES) 1155 PM JAN 8 40 MPH
1 SSE EASTGATE (1000 FT)(APRSWXNET) 800 PM JAN 8 40 MPH
KENMORE (42 FT)(APRSWXNET) 1009 PM JAN 8 38 MPH
BOEING FIELD/KING COUNTY INTL AIRPORT 701 PM JAN 8 37 MPH
RENTON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT (29 FT)(ASOS) 753 PM JAN 8 36 MPH
2 NE FAIRWOOD (584 FT)(APRSWXNET) 743 PM JAN 8 36 MPH
NORTH BEND (420 FT)(APRSWXNET) 1010 PM JAN 8 36 MPH

...KITSAP COUNTY...
5 E PORT LUDLOW (49 FT)(APRSWXNET) 659 PM JAN 8 53 MPH

...MASON COUNTY...
SHELTON AIRPORT (271 FT)(ASOS) 353 PM JAN 8 35 MPH

...PIERCE COUNTY...
TACOMA NARROWS AIRPORT (294 FT)(ASOS) 553 PM JAN 8 43 MPH
3 E RUSTON (50 FT)(APRSWXNET) 625 PM JAN 8 42 MPH
2 W PARKLAND (321 FT)(AWOS) 454 PM JAN 8 41 MPH
4 ESE DUPONT (301 FT)(AWOS) 553 PM JAN 8 39 MPH
1 WNW TACOMA (342 FT)(APRSWXNET) 427 PM JAN 8 37 MPH

...SKAGIT COUNTY...
2 WNW ANACORTES (229 FT)(APRSWXNET) 1245 AM JAN 9 37 MPH

...SNOHOMISH COUNTY...
SNOHOMISH COUNTY (PAINE FIELD) AIRPORT 501 PM JAN 8 45 MPH
ARLINGTON (AWOS) 515 PM JAN 8 43 MPH
GOLD HILL RAWS (3400 FT)(GOES) 728 PM JAN 8 35 MPH

...THURSTON COUNTY...
1 SW YELM (347 FT)(APRSWXNET) 439 PM JAN 8 40 MPH

...WHATCOM COUNTY...
6 W MARIETTA (9 FT)(APRSWXNET) 1254 AM JAN 9 37 MPH
1 S MOUNT BAKER (5000 FT)(MESOWEST) 900 PM JAN 8 37 MPH
1 NW FERNDALE (105 FT)(APRSWXNET) 909 PM JAN 8 36 MPH


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURES. NOT ALL DATA LISTED IS CONSIDERED OFFICIAL. THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE THANKS ITS PRIVATE AND PUBLIC PARTNERS FOR
PROVIDING US WITH THIS DATA.