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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

ORZ023>026-222100-
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/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T2100Z/
Central Douglas County-Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Eastern Douglas County Foothills-Jackson County-
Including the cities of Drain, Elkton, Roseburg, Sutherlin,
Green, Myrtle Creek, Canyonville, Glendale, Grants Pass,
Cave Junction, Steamboat, Toketee Falls, Medford, and Ashland
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
ABOVE 1500 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON FOR THE VALLEYS...

* WHAT...Snow. Accumulations 3 to 6 inches in the mountains and 1
  to 3 inches in the valleys expected.

* WHERE...Locations in the warning include mountain locations
  above 1500 feet. This includes the passes along Interstate 5
  from Grants Pass to Roseburg. Locations in the advisory include
  all west side valley locations including Roseburg, Grants Pass,
  Medford, Ashland, and Cave Junction.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM PST. The heaviest snow will occur between 3 AM
  and 8 AM.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions,
  especially during the morning commute. Travel along Interstate 5
  between Grants Pass and Roseburg may be very difficult. Expect
  snow packed roads and very low visibility at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  occurring and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

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

&&

$$

ORZ021-022-222100-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0006.180222T1024Z-180222T2100Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T2100Z/
South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
Including the cities of Coos Bay, North Bend, Reedsport, Bandon,
Port Orford, Coquille, Brookings, Harbor, and Gold Beach
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
ABOVE 1500 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow. Accumulations 3 to 6 inches in the mountains above
  1500 feet and 1 to 3 inches in the lower elevations expected.
  Locations near the immediate coast may see only a trace to 1
  inch of snow.

* WHERE...Locations in the warning include rural mountain
  locations above 1500 feet. Locations in the advisory include
  Coos Bay, North Bend, Reedsport, Bandon, Port Orford, Coquille,
  Brookings, Harbor, and Gold Beach. Portions of highway 101 will
  be affected, especially where it goes over mountains above 200
  feet.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM PST. The heaviest snow will occur between 3 AM
  and 8 AM.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions,
  including during the morning commute. Be prepared for
  significant reductions in visibility at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  occurring and poses a threat to life and property. Take
  protective action now.

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

&&

$$

ORZ027-222100-
/O.EXA.KMFR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T2100Z/
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, Diamond Lake,
and Union Creek
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches with
  locally up to 8 inches are expected.

* WHERE...The Cascades.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM PST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions,
  including during the morning commute. Be prepared for reduced
  visibilities at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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 https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

CAZ080-081-222100-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T2100Z/
Western Siskiyou County-Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Fort Jones, Happy Camp, and Yreka
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations 1 to 3 inches,
  with localized amounts up to 7 inches at higher elevations, are
  expected.

* WHERE...Western and Central Siskiyou County, including
  Interstate 5 north of Weed, Highways 96, 97, and 3, and the
  cities of Yreka, Montague, Happy Camp, Etna, and Fort Jones.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 1 PM PST Thursday. The
  heaviest snow is expected between 3 AM and 10 AM PST.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions and
  difficult travel, including during the morning commute. Be
  prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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 http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

ORZ028-222100-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T2100Z/
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Howard Prairie and Siskiyou Summit
224 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches,
  with localized amounts up to 7 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades
  including Interstate 5 over Siskiyou Summit, Highway 140 at Lake
  of the Woods, Dead Indian Memorial Summit, and Mt. Ashland.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM PST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions,
  including during the morning commute. Be prepared for reduced
  visibilities at times.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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 https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

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