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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YREKA...WEED
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST WEDNESDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 35 TO 50 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING...REACHING A PEAK
  OVERNIGHT AND INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...THE SOUTHERN SHASTA VALLEY
  INCLUDING WEED...INTERSTATE 5 FROM WEED TO GRENADA...AND
  HIGHWAY 97 NEAR WEED.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...THE NORTHERN SHASTA VALLEY
  INCLUDING YREKA...MONTAGUE...GAZELLE...AND INTERSTATE 5 NORTH OF
  GRENADA.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS ON INTERSTATE 5...ESPECIALLY FOR LIGHTWEIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE MATERIALS COULD BECOME AIRBORNE
  AND BLOW AWAY. TREES MAY ALSO TOPPLE DUE TO RECENT RAINFALL
  AND SATURATED SOILS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/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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MODOC COUNTY-
NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTURAS...BEATTY...BLY...
SPRAGUE RIVER...LAKEVIEW
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

* WINDS...SOUTH 45 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH IN THE WARNING
  AREA...SOUTH 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING...
  REACHING A PEAK WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...HIGHWAY 31 BETWEEN PAISLEY
  AND SILVER LAKE...SUMMER LAKE...AND THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
  WINTER RIM AND THE WARNER AND HART MOUNTAINS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...ALTURAS...BLY...LAKEVIEW
  ...SILVER LAKE...INCLUDING PORTIONS OF HIGHWAYS 97...31...
  395...AND 140.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR LIGHTWEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES. LOOSE MATERIALS COULD BECOME AIRBORNE AND BLOW AWAY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/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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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANDON...PORT ORFORD...BROOKINGS...
GOLD BEACH
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING...PEAK
  WEDNESDAY MORNING AND THEN DIMINISH.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...GOLD BEACH...PORT ORFORD...BANDON...AND
  EXPOSED LOCATIONS ALONG HIGHWAY 101.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS ON HIGHWAY 101. HIGH WINDS AND SATURATED SOILS WILL
  INCREASE THE RISK FOR DOWNED TREES AND POWER OUTAGES.

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

&&

$$

ORZ026-181500-
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JACKSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDFORD...ASHLAND
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP NEAR ASHLAND THIS EVENING AND
  THEN EXPAND INTO THE MEDFORD AREA WEDNESDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL
  PEAK ALL AREAS LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING...THEN DIMINISH.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WIND ADVISORY INCLUDE...MEDFORD...ASHLAND...
  PHOENIX...TALENT.

* WIND ADVISORY IMPACTS...BRANCHES BROKEN BY RECENT HEAVY SNOWFALL
  MAY COME DOWN AND CAUSE INJURIES OR PROPERTY DAMAGE. GUSTY
  WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT FOR LIGHTWEIGHT AND HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS OR MATERIALS COULD BE
  BLOWN ABOUT.

&&

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.

&&

$$

CAZ084-ORZ029-181500-
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NORTHEAST SISKIYOU AND NORTHWEST MODOC COUNTIES-KLAMATH BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TULELAKE...DORRIS...ALTAMONT...
KLAMATH FALLS
217 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM
PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55
  MPH.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  MORNING...AND REACH A PEAK LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WIND ADVISORY INCLUDE...KLAMATH FALLS...
  CHILOQUIN...ALTAMONT...KENO...AND MERRILL.

* WIND ADVISORY IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
  FOR LIGHTWEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. LOOSE OUTDOOR
  OBJECTS OR MATERIALS COULD BE BLOWN ABOUT.

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.

&&

$$

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