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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
237 PM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

...Snow to impact much of the region Sunday...

.A cold front will bring lowering snow levels and moderate to
heavy precipitation to the forecast area Sunday into Sunday
night. Travel will be impacted on high mountain passes and the
lower passes on Interstate 5 and Highway 199. Occasional heavier
snow showers Sunday afternoon and evening could quickly cover
roadways and may bring slushy accumulations to some valley floors.

ORZ026-261200-
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/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0011.170226T1800Z-170227T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KMFR.WW.Y.0021.170226T1800Z-170227T1200Z/
Jackson County-
237 PM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

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

The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Winter
Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning for Heavy Snow...which is
in effect from 10 AM Sunday to 4 AM PST Monday. A Winter Weather
Advisory for Snow is also in effect from 10 AM Sunday to 4 AM PST
Monday.

* Snow accumulations in the Warning area: 4 to 8 inches.

* Snow accumulations in the Advisory area: 1 to 3 inches

* Locations in the Warning include: Prospect, Dead Indian Memorial
  Road, and portions of Highways 62, 140, and 227 in the
  foothills of the Cascades and in the Umpqua Divide.

* Locations in the Advisory include: Butte Falls, Highways 62 and
  227 north of Shady Cove, and Highway 238 at Jacksonville Hill.

* Timing: The highest snowfall rates are expected Sunday
  afternoon.

* Impacts: Snowfall could create slippery, snow covered roads,
  and reduce visibilities to less than a half mile or less at
  times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
  blankets, food, water, and medications.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

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

&&

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
237 PM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

...Snow to impact much of the region Sunday...

.A cold front will bring lowering snow levels and moderate to
heavy precipitation to the forecast area Sunday into Sunday
night. Travel will be impacted on high mountain passes and the
lower passes on Interstate 5 and Highway 199. Occasional heavier
snow showers Sunday afternoon and evening could quickly cover
roadways and may bring slushy accumulations to some valley floors.

ORZ026-261200-
/O.UPG.KMFR.WS.A.0010.170226T1800Z-170227T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.W.0011.170226T1800Z-170227T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KMFR.WW.Y.0021.170226T1800Z-170227T1200Z/
Jackson County-
237 PM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

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

The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Winter
Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning for Heavy Snow...which is
in effect from 10 AM Sunday to 4 AM PST Monday. A Winter Weather
Advisory for Snow is also in effect from 10 AM Sunday to 4 AM PST
Monday.

* Snow accumulations in the Warning area: 4 to 8 inches.

* Snow accumulations in the Advisory area: 1 to 3 inches

* Locations in the Warning include: Prospect, Dead Indian Memorial
  Road, and portions of Highways 62, 140, and 227 in the
  foothills of the Cascades and in the Umpqua Divide.

* Locations in the Advisory include: Butte Falls, Highways 62 and
  227 north of Shady Cove, and Highway 238 at Jacksonville Hill.

* Timing: The highest snowfall rates are expected Sunday
  afternoon.

* Impacts: Snowfall could create slippery, snow covered roads,
  and reduce visibilities to less than a half mile or less at
  times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
  blankets, food, water, and medications.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

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

&&

$$



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