Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
924 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

ORZ030-220000-
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Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Including the city of Chemult
924 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Additional snow accumulations...1 to 3 inches.

* Timing...Snow showers will continue through the afternoon. While
  total accumulations will be light, showers may be briefly heavy
  and bring quick accumulations. Snow may melt off between
  showers.

* Locations include...Highway 97 near Chemult.

* Impacts...Snow showers will create occasional slippery roadways
  and limited visibility.

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 weather.gov/Medford/Cams for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

ORZ031-211830-
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Central and Eastern Lake County-
924 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Medford has cancelled the Winter
Storm Warning.

Snow showers will continue this afternoon, but accumulations are
expected to be minor. Travelers be alert for sudden changes in
driving conditions.

$$

CAZ080-082-083-211830-
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Western Siskiyou County-South Central Siskiyou County-
North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County-
924 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Medford has cancelled the Winter
Storm Warning.

Snow showers will continue this afternoon, but accumulations are
expected to be minor. Travelers be alert for sudden changes in
driving conditions.

$$

ORZ027-028-220000-
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South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Crater Lake and Diamond Lake
924 AM PST Tue Feb 21 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* Additional snow accumulations... 3 to 6 inches, and locally up
  to 8 inches, in the Siskiyous and the Cascades south of
  Highway 140. 5 to 10 inches north of highway 140.

* Winds...Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph below 5500
  feet. Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph above 5500
  feet. This will create areas of blowing snow.

* Elevation...4000 feet this morning, falling to 3000 feet this
  evening.

* Timing...Snow showers will continue through the afternoon.
  Showers may be briefly heavy and bring quick accumulations. Snow
  may melt off between showers.

* Locations include...Highway 62 near Crater Lake, highway 230,
  highway 58 at Willamette Pass, highway 138 at Diamond Lake
  Summit, and Mount Ashland ski road.

* Impacts...Roads will occasionally be snow packed and slippery.
  I-5 at Siskiyou Summit is not in the advisory, as accumulations
  there are only expected to be an inch or less with roadways
  generally wet.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  http://weather.gov/medford/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 weather.gov/Medford/Cams for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

Wright



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