Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE SUNDAY...

.GUSTY SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED WITH A FRONTAL SYSTEM THIS
MORNING...BUT IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIMITED TO RURAL
PORTIONS OF LAKE COUNTY. A MUCH STRONGER STORM IS EXPECTED
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY WHICH MAY BRING WIDESPREAD DAMAGING
WINDS TO MANY AREAS. STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL RE-CURVE ALONG THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST ON SUNDAY AND BRING THE POSSIBILITY OF
STRONG WINDS TO THE COAST...SHASTA VALLEY...AND EAST SIDE. THERE
IS SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE STRENGTH AND TRACK OF THE LOW,
BUT THE MAJORITY OF GUIDANCE SHOWS STRONG WINDS OVER THE AREA
SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY AS THE LOW MOVES BY.

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CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF LAKEVIEW
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH TONIGHT
  THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. SOUTH 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80
  MPH POSSIBLE SUNDAY.

* TIMING...MODERATE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL
  BE LIGHTER FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY...THEN BECOME MUCH
  STRONGER AND MORE WIDESPREAD SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY THIS MORNING INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 31
  BETWEEN PAISLEY AND SUMMER LAKE.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WATCH SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOST OF
  CENTRAL AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY INCLUDING THE CITIES OF
  LAKEVIEW...VALLEY FALLS...PAISLEY...SUMMER LAKE AND SILVER
  LAKE. ALSO INCLUDED IS MOST OF HIGHWAYS 395 AND 31.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE WINDS THIS MORNING WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ALONG
  HIGHWAY 31...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRONGER
WINDS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ALONG ALL AREA
HIGHWAYS. IN ADDITION...STRUCTURAL DAMAGE...TREE DAMAGE...AND
POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH
HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA
CAUTION.

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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JACKSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MEDFORD AND ASHLAND
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...ASHLAND...MEDFORD...PHOENIX...AND TALENT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON AREA
  ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRUCTURAL
  DAMAGE...TREE DAMAGE...AND POWER OUTAGES ARE ALL POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF YREKA AND WEED
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTH 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...THE ENTIRE SHASTA VALLEY INCLUDING WEED...
  YREKA...AND ALL OF INTERSTATE 5.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON AREA
  ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRUCTURAL
  DAMAGE...TREE DAMAGE...AND POWER OUTAGES ARE ALL POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BANDON, PORT ORFORD, BROOKINGS,
AND GOLD BEACH
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTH 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 80 MPH POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...GOLD BEACH...PORT ORFORD...AND BANDON.
  THIS INCLUDES MOST OF HIGHWAY 101 BETWEEN PISTOL RIVER AND
  COOS BAY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON AREA
  ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRUCTURAL
  DAMAGE...TREE DAMAGE...AND POWER OUTAGES ARE ALL POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

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NORTHEAST SISKIYOU AND NORTHWEST MODOC COUNTIES-MODOC COUNTY-
KLAMATH BASIN-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TULELAKE, DORRIS, ALTURAS, ALTAMONT,
KLAMATH FALLS, BEATTY, BLY, AND SPRAGUE RIVER
229 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTH 40 TO 50 WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...KLAMATH FALLS...LAKEVIEW...ALTURAS AND ALL
  AREA HIGHWAYS INCLUDING MUCH OF 97...140...395 AND 139.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ON AREA
  ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. STRUCTURAL
  DAMAGE...TREE DAMAGE...AND POWER OUTAGES ARE ALL POSSIBLE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

TRW/BPN



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