Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1011 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRATER LAKE...DIAMOND LAKE
1011 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...11 TO 15 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET AND 7 TO
  11 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE
  NEAR CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.

* ELEVATION...WARNING INCLUDES ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET AND
  ADVISORY INCLUDES ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL
  LOWER TO BELOW 4000 FEET BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOWFALL RATES...UP TO AROUND 1 INCH PER HOUR THROUGH 5 AM.
  SNOWFALL RATES WILL DIMINISH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...THE CASCADES FROM LAKE OF THE WOODS NORTH.
  THIS INCLUDES CRATER LAKE NATIONAL PARK AND DIAMOND LAKE
  AFFECTING HIGHWAYS 62...138...140 AND 230.

* IMPACTS...SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL CAUSE DANGEROUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSED REDUCED
  VISIBILITY AND LOCAL 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
  LIKELY AND POSES A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY. TAKE
  PROTECTIVE ACTION NOW.

&&

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SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
1011 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...11 TO 15 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET AND 7 TO
  11 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.

* ELEVATION...WARNING INCLUDES ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET AND
  ADVISORY INCLUDES ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL
  LOWER TO BELOW 4000 FEET BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOWFALL RATES...UP TO AROUND 1 INCH PER HOUR THROUGH 5 AM.
  SNOWFALL RATES WILL DIMINISH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 62 AND HIGHWAY 140 NEAR LAKE OF THE
  WOODS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL CAUSE DANGEROUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSED REDUCED
  VISIBILITY AND LOCAL 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
  LIKELY AND POSES A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY. TAKE
  PROTECTIVE ACTION NOW.

&&

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KLAMATH BASIN-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHEMULT
1011 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

* ELEVATION...ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* SNOWFALL RATES...MOSTLY ONE HALF TO 1 INCH PER HOUR THROUGH 5
  AM. SNOWFALL RATES WILL DIMINISH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 97 NEAR CHEMULT...HIGHWAY 140 EAST
  OF BLY...WINTER RIM AND THE WARNER MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES...REDUCING VISIBILITIES.
  SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

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.

&&

$$

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MODOC COUNTY-
1011 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

* ELEVATION...ABOVE 5500 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW AT VARYING RATES OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING,
  BUT ONE HALF TO 1 INCH PER HOUR IS POSSIBLE FROM AROUND 3 AM TO
  7 AM. SNOWFALL RATES WILL DIMINISH THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...THE WARNER MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES...REDUCING VISIBILITIES.
  SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

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.

&&

$$

MAS



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