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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
349 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014


ORZ027-028-272000-
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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES-
SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRATER LAKE...DIAMOND LAKE
349 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
10 AM PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW|...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 10 AM PST SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS:

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO
  SUNDAY MORNING. LIGHT SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND INTO
  MONDAY...BUT ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS AFTER THE ADVISORY PERIOD SHOULD
  BE LIGHTER, AND WILL HAVE LESSER IMPACTS ON HOLIDAY TRAVEL.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: CRATER LAKE...DIAMOND LAKE.

* MAIN ROADS AFFECTED: HIGHWAYS 230 AND 138 AT DIAMOND
  LAKE...HIGHWAY 140 AT LAKE OF THE WOODS...AND HIGHWAY 62 AT
  CRATER LAKE.

* IMPACTS: SNOW ACCUMULATING ON ROADWAYS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY
  WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HOLIDAY TRAVELERS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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