Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
947 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

ORZ003-006-007-015-WAZ019-039-040-045-051945-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-GREATER
PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-GREATER VANCOUVER
AREA-WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES-SOUTH
WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
947 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...A BAND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL AFFECT WESTERN MULTNOMAH...CENTRAL
TILLAMOOK... NORTHWESTERN CLACKAMAS...NORTHWESTERN
MARION...NORTHEASTERN POLK... YAMHILL...SOUTHEASTERN
WASHINGTON...SOUTHERN CLARK AND SOUTHWESTERN SKAMANIA COUNTIES...

AT 940 AM PST...A BAND OF HEAVY SNOW WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM MEADOW GLADE TO NEAR GRAND RONDE. MOVEMENT WAS
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH. THIS BAND WILL CAUSE ROADS TO BRIEFLY BECOME
SNOW COVERED. IN ADDITION, VISIBILITIES WILL QUICKLY LOWER.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HILLSBORO...MCMINNVILLE...OREGON CITY...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...
SHERIDAN...VANCOUVER DOWNTOWN...PORTLAND DOWNTOWN...PORTLAND...
VANCOUVER...GRESHAM...BEAVERTON...TIGARD...LAKE OSWEGO...TUALATIN...
WEST LINN...NEWBERG...FOREST GROVE...MILWAUKIE AND WILSONVILLE.

HIGHWAY 26, AND 30 AS WELL AS I-5, I-405, AND I-205 WILL ALL BE
AFFECTED.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA. PLEASE MONITOR
LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR FURTHER
STATEMENTS.

CONDITIONS CAN DETERIORATE RAPIDLY IN WINTER WEATHER SITUATIONS. BE
PREPARED FOR SNOW OR ICE COVERED ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA
TIME WHEN TRAVELING.

LAT...LON 4571 12210 4502 12284 4513 12373 4586 12252
TIME...MOT...LOC 1740Z 330DEG 9KT 4575 12256 4512 12361

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BENTLEY


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