La Grande, Ore – An high wind advisory for the Grande Ronde Valley until 10:00 p.m. Friday, December 23. Areas most affected will be Ladd Canyon and Pyles Canyon with wind between 25-35 mph with gusts up to 65mph.
Damaging winds could blow down trees and powerlines. widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult.
People should avoid being outside in forested areas. Avoid windows and use caution if driving