High wind cuts Dayton power Monday
November 18, 2021
DAYTON–The town went dark for about an hour and a half Monday afternoon, November 15, due to high winds roaring through the Pacific Northwest causing a tree to fall on power lines.
Sustained winds in the Touchet Valley were clocked at around 43 miles per hour, according to Jim Smith at the National Weather Service office in Pendleton, Ore. The winds were the result of a strong cold front that...