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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
202 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017


ORZ011-WAZ019-202100-
/O.NEW.KPQR.WW.Y.0031.170920T0902Z-170920T2100Z/
Northern Oregon Cascades-South Washington Cascades-
Including the cities of Government Camp,
Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens,
and Wind River Valley
202 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect until 2 PM PDT this
afternoon.

* TIMING...Until 2 pm PDT this afternoon.

* SNOW LEVEL...Around 5000 feet in the southwest Washington
  Cascades and 5500 feet in the north Oregon Cascades.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 7 inches in the southwest Washington
  Cascades and mainly around Mount Hood in the north Oregon
  Cascades.

* IMPACTS...Roads above 5500 to 6000 feet will be snow covered and
  slick. Use chains or traction devices.

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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For additional weather information visit our web site at
www.weather.gov/portland




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