Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Forecast for Mount Shasta Recreational Area
National Weather Service Medford, OR
408 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

CAZ082-190215-
South Central Siskiyou County-
408 AM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...HURRICANE FORCE WINDS ON THE UPPER MOUNTAIN TODAY...

.TODAY...Breezy. Rain this morning, then rain and snow showers
this afternoon. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Highs in the
mid 30s to lower 40s. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to
55 mph decreasing to 45 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent.
.TONIGHT...Rain and snow showers in the evening, then snow
showers after midnight. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Lows
in the lower to mid 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers in the morning, then snow showers likely
in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Highs in
the mid 20s to lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of
snow 80 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow
showers. Lows around 20.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Highs
around 30.

.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...Snow. Lows in the 20s. Highs 25 to 35.
.MONDAY...Snow showers, then snow showers likely in the afternoon
and evening. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely in the afternoon and
evening. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.
.WEDNESDAY...Snow showers likely. Lows 25 to 35. Highs in the
30s.


Temperature (F) and Wind (MPH) Forecast

 Elevation    Today   Tngt    Fri    Fri Nt   Sat

 6000 Feet     36      22      28      20      30
              S 18   SW 10    S  8   NW  5   NW  6

10000 Feet     26      7       8       8       11
             SW 54   SW 31    W 22   NW 18   NW 18

14000 Feet     14      -9      -8      -8      -1
             SW 80   SW 43    W 24   NW 18   NW 20

  Snow Level Forecast

today....... 6500 Feet
tonight..... 4300 Feet
Friday...... Base
Friday night Base
Saturday.... Base

This product is issued once a day. For the latest information
check the more recent forecast for south central Siskiyou County

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