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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
256 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

ORZ027-028-180000-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T0600Z-180219T0000Z/
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, Diamond Lake,
Union Creek, Howard Prairie, and Siskiyou Summit
256 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 4 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Snow accumulation in
  the Cascades is 7 to 12 inches, with localized amounts up to
  16 inches. Lesser amounts of 3 to 6 inches expected near
  Siskiyou Summit.

* WHERE...Cascades and Siskiyous include Interstate 5 near
  Siskiyou Summit, Highway 140 near Lake of the Woods, and
  Highway 62 near Crater Lake.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Sunday. The
  heaviest snow is expected Sunday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Tree
  branches could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
  cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

* 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.

* Carry tire chains and 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.

&&

$$

ORZ029-030-180000-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T0900Z-180219T0300Z/
Klamath Basin-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Including the cities of Chemult, Crescent, and Gilchrist
256 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM
PST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Snow accumulations are
  3 to 6 inches.

* WHERE...Portions of Klamath County including Highway 97 from
  Modoc Point to Crescent.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 7 PM PST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. In
  addition, areas of poor visibility are likely. Tree branches
  could fall. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph will cause areas
  of blowing and drifting snow.

* 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.

* Carry tire chains and 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.

&&

$$

CAZ080-180000-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T1200Z-180219T1200Z/
Western Siskiyou County-
256 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
4 AM PST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Snow accumulations are 2 to 4 inches
  above 2000 feet with localized amounts up to 8 inches above
  4000 feet.

* WHERE...Western Siskiyou County County. This includes portions
  of the Klamath River Valley from Happy Camp to Seiad Valley
  and portions of Highway 3 including Fort Jones.

* WHEN...From 4 AM Sunday to 4 AM PST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Be
  prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Very icy roads
  will be possible on Sunday night and Monday morning because of
  very cold temperatures behind the front.

* 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.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
  limited visibilities.

* See http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

ORZ023>026-180000-
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T1200Z-180219T1500Z/
Central Douglas County-Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Eastern Douglas County Foothills-Jackson County-
Including the city of Toketee Falls
256 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
7 AM PST MONDAY ABOVE 2000 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches
  above 2000 feet with localized amounts up to 10 inches above
  3000 feet.

* WHERE...Areas above 2000 feet west of the Cascades. This
  includes the lower passes from Grants Pas to Roseburg on
  Interstate 5, Highway 138 at Toketee Falls, the higher hills
  surrounding the Rogue Valley, and Highway 238 at Jacksonville
  Hill.

* WHEN...From 4 AM Sunday to 7 AM PST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions.
  Periods of heavier snow showers could quickly accumulate on
  roadways, especially on Sunday morning. Winds gusting as high
  as 35 mph in exposed, higher terrain may cause areas of
  blowing and drifting snow. Additionally, very icy roads will
  be possible Sunday night into Monday morning due to very cold
  temperatures behind the front.

* 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.

* Carry tire chains and 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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