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Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
238 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...Strong, damaging winds possible Wednesday afternoon and
Wednesday night...

.A strong front is expected to bring strong, damaging winds to
the Shasta Valley as well as portions of the east side Wednesday
afternoon. Strong winds are expected to continue into Wednesday
night before subsiding Thursday morning.

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Central Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Yreka and Weed
238 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the High Wind
Watch to a High Wind Warning...which is in effect from 4 PM
Wednesday to 4 AM PST Thursday. A Wind Advisory has also been
issued and is in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 4 AM PST Thursday.

* Winds...South to Southeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Timing...Strong winds will develop early Wednesday afternoon
  and continue through Wednesday night. The strongest winds will
  occur during Wednesday night.

* Locations include...all of the Shasta Valley including
  Interstate 5 will be affected but the strongest winds will be in
  the south end of the valley including Weed, Lake Shastina and
  Grenada.

* Impacts...Winds may make driving difficult, especially for high
  profile vehicles heading south. Loose items may be blown about.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of
58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

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.

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Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
238 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the High Wind
Watch to a High Wind Warning...which is in effect from 4 PM
Wednesday to 4 AM PST Thursday. A Wind Advisory has also been
issued, and is in effect from 1 PM Wednesday to 4 AM PST Thursday.

* Winds...South 35 to 45 mph with gusts to 60 mph possible.

* Timing...South winds will increase Wednesday afternoon and
  continue through Wednesday night.

* Locations include...Highway 395 from Lakeview north to the
  highway 31 interchange, most of highway 31 including Paisley,
  Summer Lake, and Silver Lake, and the higher terrain around the
  Klamath and Lake county line. Highway 140 east of Lakeview will
  also be affected especially near Doherty Slide in eastern Lake
  County.

* Impacts...Driving may become difficult on area roadways,
  especially for high profile vehicles. In populated areas,
  unsecured items may be blown about.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of
58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted, especially for high profile vehicles.

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.

&&

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