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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...RESENT
National Weather Service Medford OR
234 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

ORZ023-024-026-181200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0005.180218T0900Z-180219T1200Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T1200Z-180219T1800Z/
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,
Cave Junction, Medford, and Ashland
234 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM PST
MONDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
10 AM PST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, heavy at times, expected. For the Warning area,
  total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected. For the
  Advisory area, total snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches are
  expected.

* WHERE...The Warning area includes mountain passes on Interstate
  5 from Grants Pass to Roseburg, Camas Mountain on Highway 42,
  and Hayes Hill on Highway 199. The Advisory is for valleys west
  of the Cascades to include the Umpqua, Illinois, Applegate, and
  Rogue. Cities affected by the Advisory include, but are not
  limited to, Medford, Ashland, Cave Junction, Grants Pass, Shady
  Cove, and Roseburg.

* WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, from 1 AM Sunday to 4 AM
  PST Monday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 4 AM Sunday to
  10 AM PST Monday. The heavier snow on the lower mountain passes
  is expected Sunday morning. Road temperatures and spotty
  precipitation will limit impacts during the day on Sunday in
  lower valleys.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
  prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times. Wet
  roads Sunday afternoon will likely freeze and turn icy Sunday
  night.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

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

&&

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...RESENT
National Weather Service Medford OR
234 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

ORZ023-024-026-181200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0005.180218T0900Z-180219T1200Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.WW.Y.0008.180218T1200Z-180219T1800Z/
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,
Cave Junction, Medford, and Ashland
234 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM PST
MONDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SUNDAY TO
10 AM PST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, heavy at times, expected. For the Warning area,
  total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected. For the
  Advisory area, total snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches are
  expected.

* WHERE...The Warning area includes mountain passes on Interstate
  5 from Grants Pass to Roseburg, Camas Mountain on Highway 42,
  and Hayes Hill on Highway 199. The Advisory is for valleys west
  of the Cascades to include the Umpqua, Illinois, Applegate, and
  Rogue. Cities affected by the Advisory include, but are not
  limited to, Medford, Ashland, Cave Junction, Grants Pass, Shady
  Cove, and Roseburg.

* WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, from 1 AM Sunday to 4 AM
  PST Monday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 4 AM Sunday to
  10 AM PST Monday. The heavier snow on the lower mountain passes
  is expected Sunday morning. Road temperatures and spotty
  precipitation will limit impacts during the day on Sunday in
  lower valleys.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
  prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times. Wet
  roads Sunday afternoon will likely freeze and turn icy Sunday
  night.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
  food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
  likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
  action now.

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

&&

$$



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