A high wind watch has been posted for the Central Coast including Newport and Lincoln City. Here’s the latest from the Newport Police Department:
* WINDS: SOUTH WIND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH ALONG BEACHES AND HEADLANDS.
* TIMING: LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
Affected communities include Lincoln City, Newport, Cape Foulweather, Waldport, Yachats, Florence, Astoria, Cannon Beach, Tillamook, Netarts, Pacific City, Raymond, Long Beach and Cape Disappointment.
* IMPACTS: POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO TREES.