A high wind watch is in effect for Oregon’s North Coast today.
The watch, in effect through Tuesday morning, includes beaches and coastal headlands throughout Clatsop County and down the Oregon coast as far south as Florence. It also includes Long Beach, Ocean Park. Naselle, Cathlamet and Cape Disappointment in Washington state.
The National Weather Service in Portland issued the alert Sunday. Wind gusts of 55 to 60 miles per hour are possible for beaches and coastal headlands, though winds are not expected to be as strong in the coastal