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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
154 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

...Light to moderate snow in the Umpqua tonight into Wednesday
morning...

.A low pressure system will move in from the north tonight
bringing snow to portions of the Umpqua Basin and into the Umpqua
divide. Snow in the mountains and a rain snow mix in the valleys
will develop late this evening and then spread south and become
all snow everywhere as temperatures cool overnight. The highest
accumulations are likely to occur in the mountains, especially
the passes along Interstate 5 between Roseburg and Grants Pass.

ORZ023-024-026-211100-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0009.180221T0600Z-180221T1800Z/
Central Douglas County-Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Jackson County-
Including the cities of Drain, Elkton, Roseburg, Sutherlin,
Green, Myrtle Creek, Canyonville, Glendale, Grants Pass,
and Cave Junction
154 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to 2
  inches, with localized amounts up to 4 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Central Douglas County, including the cities of
  Roseburg, Sutherlin, Grants Pass, Cave Junction and
  Canyonville. Much of Interstate 5 will be impacted, especially
  the passes between Roseburg and Grants Pass.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 10 AM PST Wednesday. The
  highest snowfall rates are expected around dawn Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions,
  including during the morning commute on Wednesday. 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.

* 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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