Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
155 PM PDT Sat Apr 22 2017

ORZ011-013-WAZ019-232300-
Northern Oregon Cascades-Cascades in Lane County-
South Washington Cascades-
Including the cities of Government Camp, Detroit, Santiam Pass,
McKenzie Pass, McKenzie Bridge, Oakridge, Willamette Pass,
Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens,
and Wind River Valley
155 PM PDT Sat Apr 22 2017

...SNOW LEVELS LOWERING IN THE SOUTH WASHINGTON AND NORTH AND
CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES SUNDAY AND MONDAY WITH INCREASING SNOW...

Snow levels will be lowering to around pass elevations in the
Cascades tonight and Sunday, continuing near pass elevations
Sunday night and Monday.

From 1 to 5 inches of snow is expected in the Cascades on Sunday,
with the greatest amounts above the passes such as at the ski
resorts.

Snow will increase Sunday night and Monday as a moist system
moves through. Amounts could reach 4 to 12 inches, or possibly
more, with the greatest amounts again above the passes such as at
the ski resorts.

The snow will probably impact travel through the Cascades,
especially Sunday night and Monday.

Monitor the latest forecasts and statements for the latest
information on the snow in the Cascades.


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