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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Spokane WA
341 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SNOW CONTINUING ACROSS SOUTHEAST WASHINGTON AND THE IDAHO
PANHANDLE TONIGHT...

.Moderate snowfall is expected across southeast Washington and
into the southern to central portions of the Idaho Panhandle this
evening. Snow will transition to showers with snow focusing over
the Central Panhandle Mountains and Camas Prairie overnight.
Roads will be snow covered with slick conditions expected for the
evening commute.

IDZ003-004-026-WAZ032-033-160745-
/O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-171216T1200Z/
Idaho Palouse-Central Panhandle Mountains-Lewiston Area-
Lower Garfield and Asotin Counties-Washington Palouse-
Including the following locations Moscow, Plummer, Potlatch,
Genesee, Kellogg, Pinehurst, Osburn, Wallace, Mullan,
Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, Lookout Pass, Lewiston, Lapwai,
Peck, Culdesac, Gifford, Clarkston, Pomeroy, Pullman, Colfax,
Rosalia, La Crosse, Oakesdale, Tekoa, and Uniontown
341 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation occurring. Plan on slippery road
  conditions, including during the evening commute. Additional
  snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with mountain
  accumulations up to 5 inches, and ice accumulations of a light
  glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Moscow, Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, Kellogg, Pinehurst,
  Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Fourth of July Pass, Dobson Pass,
  Lookout Pass, Lewiston, Lapwai, Peck, Culdesac, Gifford,
  Clarkston, Pomeroy, Pullman, Colfax, Rosalia, La Crosse,
  Oakesdale, Tekoa, and Uniontown. Periods of freezing rain and
  sleet will be possible from LaCrosse to Pomeroy.

* WHEN...Steady snow expected through the evening and then
  transitioning over to showers overnight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow covered roads and icy conditions
  will result in hazardous travel conditions. Walking surfaces
  may also become slick and icy. Freezing rain will be more
  likely over Highway 12, State Route 26 and State Route 127
  with snow more likely along and east of Highway 195.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Spokane WA
603 AM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

IDZ003-004-026-027-WAZ031>033-161415-
Idaho Palouse-Central Panhandle Mountains-Lewiston Area-
Lewis and Southern Nez Perce Counties-Northeast Blue Mountains-
Lower Garfield and Asotin Counties-Washington Palouse-
603 AM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North Idaho...
North Central Idaho and Southeast Washington.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Snow will begin around midday and continue into the nighttime
hours. Expect 1 to 3 inches of snow to fall in most locations,
with up to 5 inches in the mountains.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Another weather system could bring another round of light snow on
Sunday.

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