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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018


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Klamath Basin-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Including the cities of Beatty, Bly, Chemult, Crescent,
Gilchrist, and Sprague River
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM
PST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy to moderate snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
  Wednesday. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 12 inches area expected in the warning
  area. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with localized
  amounts up to 6 inches, are expected in the advisory area.

* WHERE...Locations in the Warning area include Highway 97 north
  of Chiloquin to just north of Chemult as well as higher terrain
  in Northern and Eastern Klamath County and over western Lake
  county. Locations in the Advisory area include the city of
  Crescent, as well as central and southeast Klamath county and
  southwest Lake county. This advisory includes the cities of
  Sprague River and Bly and portions of Highway 97 near Chiloquin
  and Modoc Point and portions of Highway 140 east of Dairy and
  west of Lakeview.

* WHEN...10 PM Tuesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest snowfall
  rates will occur between 4 AM and 10 AM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. Gusty winds will result in blowing snow and
  limited visibilities at times on Wednesday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

&&

$$

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North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County-
Including the city of Tennant
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy to moderate snow expected. Travel will be very
  difficult to impossible. Tree branches could fall as well. Total
  snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches are expected in the warning
  area, with localized amounts above 12 inches over the mountains.
  Total snow accumulations of 3 to 7 inches are expected in the
  advisory area.

* WHERE....Locations in the warning area include higher terrain in
  eastern Siskiyou County mainly above 5000 feet elevation,
  including areas just south of Tennant. Locations in the advisory
  area Tennant and Highway 97 near Grass Lake Pass.

* WHEN...4 AM Wednesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest
  snowfall rates will occur between 10 AM and 4 PM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. Gusty winds will result in blowing snow and
  limited visibilities with near whiteout conditions possible at
  times on Wednesday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

&&

$$

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South Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Mount Shasta, Dunsmuir, and Mccloud
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM
PST WEDNESDAY BELOW 3500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow above 3500 feet expected. Wet snow for
  locations at and below 3500 feet is expected. Travel will be
  very difficult to impossible, including during the evening
  commute on Wednesday. Above 3500 feet, total snow accumulations
  of 5 to 10 inches are expected, with higher amounts of 20 to 30
  inches above 6000 feet. Below 3500 feet, total wet snow
  accumulations of 1 to 4 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Locations in the warning area include portions of South
  Central Siskiyou County, including Highway 89 near Snowmans
  Summit and near Dead Horse Summit. Locations in the advisory
  area include Mount Shasta City, Dunsmuir, Mccloud.

* WHEN...10 PM Tuesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest snowfall
  rates will occur between 10 AM and 4 PM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. Wet snow with strong winds may cause
  branches to break and trees to fall. Gusty winds and heavy to
  moderate snowfall will result in limited visibilities, with near
  whiteout conditions at times on Wednesday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

&&

$$

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Western Siskiyou County-
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow above 4500 feet expected. Travel will be very
  difficult to impossible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches, with localized amounts up to 2 feet above 6000 feet, are
  expected.

* WHERE...Portions of western Siskiyou County above 4500 feet,
  including Sawyers Bar Road at Etna Summit, and Highway 3 at
  Scott Mountain summit.

* WHEN...4 AM Wednesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest
  snowfall rates will occur between 10 AM and 4 PM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. Gusty winds will result in blowing snow and
  limited visibilities at times on Wednesday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

&&

$$

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South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, Diamond Lake,
and Howard Prairie
208 PM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow above 5000 feet expected. Travel will be very
  difficult to impossible, including during the morning commute
  on Wednesday. Tree branches could fall as well. Total snow
  accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with localized amounts up to 18
  inches, are expected.

* WHERE...The Cascades and Siskiyous including Crater Lake,
  Diamond Lake, Lake of the Woods, Mt. Ashland, and all associated
  roads and passes.

* WHEN...4 AM Wednesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest
  snowfall rates will occur between 4 AM and 10 AM Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. Gusty winds will result in blowing snow and
  limited visibilities at times on Wednesday.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

&&

$$



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