Wind Knocking Down Trees, Power Lines

All across the Mid-Columbia, trees have been uprooted, and reports of power lines falling.

The Tri Cities area, and Walla Walla are under a High Wind Warning until 4pm today.  Winds could average 30 to 40 MPH, with gusts as high at 60 MPH.  The Tri Cities area had gusts in the 62 MPH range around 5AM.

Officials are scrambling this morning, trying to restore power, and road safety.