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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
917 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

ORZ027-028-202200-
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South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the city of Crater Lake
917 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT SATURDAY
   ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Travel will be very difficult, including
  during the morning commute on Friday. Tree branches could fall
  as well. Snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches are expected
  through Friday morning. Snow will be lighter Friday afternoon
  and evening, when 2 to 4 inches are expected. Heavy snow will
  return Friday night into Saturday morning, when another 6 to 10
  inches will fall.

* WHERE...South Central Oregon Cascades and Southern Oregon
  Cascades above 4500 feet.

* WHEN...The heaviest snowfall will occur between 11 PM Thursday
  and 11 AM Friday, and again 11 PM Friday to 11 AM Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
  limited visibilities.

* See weather.gov/Medford/Cams for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
  will cause travel difficulties.

&&

$$

Stockton


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