UPDATED DURING THE WINTER SEASON AT 5:00 AM AND 3:00 PM
Notice: This is Winter and roads can change at any moment and weather can change as well. Please be cautious at all times be aware of commercial vehicles that sometime are off the side of the roadways chaining up before they reach mountain passes. You can also contact Tribal Dispatch for update on available road conditions.
Dustin D. Best
Columbia River Road:
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Spokane WA 203 AM PDT Sat Oct 13 2018 WAZ043-044-140100- /O.NEW.KOTX.WI.Y.0006.181013T0903Z-181014T0100Z/ Okanogan Valley-Waterville Plateau- 203 AM PDT Sat Oct 13 2018 ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 6 PM PDT this evening. * Winds...North 15 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to 45 mph. * Timing...Windy conditions will funnel down the Okanogan Valley and into the Waterville Plateau through 6pm this afternoon. * Impacts...Winds will make travel difficult for high profile vehicles, especially on Highway 2. Outdoor objects may also be blown around. * Locations...Omak, Okanogan, Pateros, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville, Nespelem, Waterville, Mold and Mansfield. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. && $$