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December 28, 2011 at 9:31 PM

Strong winds to blow through Puget Sound until morning

Gusts of 40 mph to 50 mph are forecast tonight until 6 a.m. Thursday, says a wind advisory by the National Weather Service in Seattle.

An update for the Puget Sound lowlands calls for sustained winds of 30 mph, along with warm temperatures. The overnight low will be 46 degrees, the high Thursday 51 degrees.

On Sunday a Whidbey Island girl, 9-year-old Tobiah “Zippy” Leonard, was killed by a windblown tree.

Seattle City Light hadn’t reported any power outages as of 9 p.m.

 

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