An early season winter storm will bring bring gusty winds to Eastern Oregon and parts of Southern Idaho today.

Wind Advisory in Effect From 11 am to 5 pm

The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Wind Advisory for Harney and Malheur counties in Oregon and the Owyhee Mountains and Western Magic Valley in Idaho.

  • Winds: west 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Gusts in the mountains and passes may reach 55 mph.
  • Impacts: travel hazard, especially where snow has fallen during the night and this morning.

Precautionary & preparedness actions

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of at least 30 mph, or gusts of at least 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...ESPECIALLY For high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.