The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory and Hazardous Weather Outlook for the Palouse region.

Starting this evening, sustained winds with gusts reaching 50mph are expected. The wind advisory is in effect from 2AM To 7PM Friday, October 14th. Heavy rainfall is also likely, which could cause minor localized flooding in some areas. Weather patterns are expected to continue into next week.

Take appropriate action to be ready for possible impacts from the storm. Be prepared for possible scattered power outages. Use extra caution when driving as high winds can make driving difficult.