Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
832 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

WAZ019-271500-
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SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MOUNT ST. HELENS
832 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY
TO 4 AM PST SUNDAY FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
SATURDAY TO 4 AM PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL BEGIN EARLY SATURDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL LIKELY
  CONTINUE SUNDAY AND INTO MONDAY...BUT ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS AFTER
  THE ADVISORY PERIOD ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHTER THOUGH THEY MAY
  STILL IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL TO SOME DEGREE.

* ACCUMULATION/SNOW LEVELS...8 TO 14 INCHES. SNOW LEVELS WILL
  REMAIN AROUND 2500 TO 3000 FT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY COVER ROADS AND MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.
  BRIEF PERIODS OF HEAVIER SNOW MAY TEMPORARILY REDUCE
  VISIBILITY. DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
  ROADS AND WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

ORZ011-013-271500-
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NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY-
832 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY
TO 10 AM PST SUNDAY ABOVE 3000 FEET FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL
OREGON CASCADES...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 3000 FEET FOR SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY TO 10 AM PST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL BEGIN SATURDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. LIGHT SNOWFALL MAY CONTINUE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND INTO MONDAY...BUT ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS AFTER
  THE ADVISORY PERIOD ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHTER THERE MAY STILL
  BE SOME IMPACT ON HOLIDAY TRAFFIC.

* ACCUMULATION/SNOW LEVELS...5 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED WITH
  HIGHEST TOTALS ABOVE ABOUT 3000 FT AND CLOSER TO MOUNT HOOD.
  SNOW LEVELS WILL START OUT SATURDAY MORNING AROUND 3000 TO 3500
  FT...THEN FALL SATURDAY NIGHT TO AROUND 2500 FT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW MAY COVER ROADS AND MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT.
  BRIEF PERIODS OF HEAVIER SNOW MAY TEMPORARILY REDUCE
  VISIBILITY. DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
  ROADS AND WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


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