Hello Spring! A windy start to the season

PENDLETON- The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the Mid-Columbia Basin and the foothills of the Blue Mountains.

The advisory takes effect noon Wednesday and lasts through midnight.

Wind speeds out of the Southwest could reach over 30 m.p.h., with some gusts upwards of 50 m.p.h..

The NWS warns of loose objects on the roadways, and the potential for minor property damage.