The winds were very variable and intermittent...some places got hit by strong gusts for a while and later experienced light winds. Here are the winds today at a high (6730 ft) east-slope location--Mission Ridge:
Here is the upper level chart at 300 hPa (around 31,000 ft) at 4 PM Sunday.. Some winds are well over 150 knots, with some reaching 190 kt (219 mph!!). Don't try to fly to Asia...it will take forever.
|Winds indicate by dashed lines and barbs.|