Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
452 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...MOUNTAIN SNOW TODAY OVER THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN IDAHO
PANHANDLE AND THE BLUE MOUNTAINS WASHINGTON...

.BETWEEN 5 AM THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...AN
ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED
AROUND LOOKOUT PASS ON INTERSTATE 90. DURING THE SAME TIME
FRAME...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET ON THE CAMAS PRAIRIE AND THE
BLUE MOUNTAINS WILL RECEIVE UP TO 4 INCHES OF WET ACCUMULATION.

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CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
452 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING
ABOVE 3000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...MULLAN, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 3000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...BETWEEN 5 AM AND 3 PM...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO
  6 INCHES. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 10 INCHES OR MORE ARE
  EXPECTED OVER THE HIGH ELEVATIONS OF THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE
  MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR THIS MORNING BEFORE SNOW
  DECREASES TO SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED RESULTING IN
  TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDTIONS. THIS WILL INCLUDE TRAVEL ALONG
  INTERSTATE 90 OVER 4TH OF JULY PASS...AND BETWEEN MULLAN TO
  LOOKOUT PASS. DOBSON PASS BETWEEN PRICHARD AND WALLACE WILL ALSO
  BE TREACHEROUS AS WELL AS HIGHWAY 95 OVER HARVARD HILL.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS
OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE
TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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LEWIS AND SOUTHERN NEZ PERCE COUNTIES-
452 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 3500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...CRAIGMONT, WINCHESTER, AND SOLDIERS MEADOW ROAD.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 3500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...THE MOST SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS
  MORNING AND EARLY THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE SNOW DECREASES TO SNOW
  SHOWERS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW WILL BE WET AND SLUSHY. ROADS THAT ARE NOT PLOWED
  OR TREATED WILL BE HAZARDOUS THIS MORNING.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS-
452 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS...PEOLA, MOUNTAIN ROAD, AND CLOVERLAND ROAD.

* HAZARD ELEVATION...ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...BETWEEN 5 AM AND 4 PM...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO
  4 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 7
  INCHES WILL BE LIKELY.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING...THEN
  DECREASING TO SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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