Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
148 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...Periods of heavy snow expected above 5000 feet in Northern
California through Tuesday morning...

CAZ082-083-201230-
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South Central Siskiyou County-
North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County-
148 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM PST TUESDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for Heavy Snow...which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 10 AM PST Tuesday.

* Snow accumulations...1 to 2 feet. Higher amounts above 6000
  feet.

* Winds...South 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts, especially above
  6000 feet.

* Elevation...Snow levels will vary between 5000 and 6000 feet
  through Tuesday morning.

* Locations include: Mount Shasta Ski Park, Everitt Memorial
  Highway.

* Impacts...Roadways above 5000 feet will become snow covered at
  times and may become impassable, especially above 5500 feet.
  Wind and snow may cause whiteout conditions.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/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
  imminent and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

&&

$$

CAZ080-201230-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0009.170220T0600Z-170221T1800Z/
Western Siskiyou County-
148 PM PST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM PST TUESDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for Heavy Snow...which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 10 AM PST Tuesday.

* Snow accumulations...1 to 2 feet.

* Winds...South 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts.

* Elevation...Snow levels will vary between 5000 and 6000 feet.

* Locations include...Etna Summit on Sawyers Bar Road and other
  high terrain roadways.

* Impacts...Roadways above 5000 feet will become snow covered at
  times and may become impassable, especially above 5500 feet.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.gov/medford/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
  imminent and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

&&

$$



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