High wind advisory issued in Snohomish County

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A wind advisory map published by Google Crisis Response. The areas shaded in pink, like Lynnwood, are under a wind advisory warning.

A high wind advisory has been issued for most of Snohomish county, including Lynnwood, for Sunday.

The National Weather Service reports that winds are expected to reach 20 to 30 miles per hour with gusts up to 45 miles per hour in the early afternoon on Sunday. The strongest gusts are expected to reach 70 miles per hour in the late afternoon and early evening.

The high wind advisory takes effect at noon on Sunday and, as of Saturday afternoon, is expected to last until 11 p.m.

The high winds could lead to more power outages, days after an outage earlier this week.

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