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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
243 AM PST Tue Feb 27 2024

ORZ010>013-WAZ019-040-280000-
/O.NEW.KPQR.WS.A.0008.240229T0000Z-240301T1200Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-240227T1500Z/
Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills-Northern Oregon Cascades-
Cascade Foothills in Lane County-Cascades in Lane County-
South Washington Cascades-South Washington Cascade Foothills-
Including the cities of Sandy, Silver Falls State Park,
Government Camp, Detroit, Santiam Pass, McKenzie Pass,
McKenzie Bridge, Oakridge, Willamette Pass,
Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens,
Wind River Valley, and Ariel
243 AM PST Tue Feb 27 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS
MORNING ABOVE 1000 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT ABOVE 1500 FEET...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory above 1000 feet, snow.
  Additional snow accumulations of up to two inches. For the
  Winter Storm Watch above 1500 feet, heavy snow possible. Total
  snow accumulations of 4 to 12 inches, except 10 to 24 inches
  above 2500 feet. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* WHERE...In Oregon, Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills, Northern
  Oregon Cascades, Cascade Foothills in Lane County and Cascades
  in Lane County. In Washington, South Washington Cascades and
  South Washington Cascade Foothills.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 AM PST this
  morning. For the Winter Storm Watch, from Wednesday afternoon
  through late Thursday night.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty winds could bring
  down tree branches.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

For the latest road conditions call 5 1 1, or visit
for Oregon: https://www.tripcheck.com
and for Washington: https://wsdot.com/travel/real-time/map

&&

$$



Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
243 AM PST Tue Feb 27 2024

ORZ010>013-WAZ019-040-280000-
/O.NEW.KPQR.WS.A.0008.240229T0000Z-240301T1200Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-240227T1500Z/
Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills-Northern Oregon Cascades-
Cascade Foothills in Lane County-Cascades in Lane County-
South Washington Cascades-South Washington Cascade Foothills-
Including the cities of Sandy, Silver Falls State Park,
Government Camp, Detroit, Santiam Pass, McKenzie Pass,
McKenzie Bridge, Oakridge, Willamette Pass,
Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens,
Wind River Valley, and Ariel
243 AM PST Tue Feb 27 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS
MORNING ABOVE 1000 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT ABOVE 1500 FEET...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory above 1000 feet, snow.
  Additional snow accumulations of up to two inches. For the
  Winter Storm Watch above 1500 feet, heavy snow possible. Total
  snow accumulations of 4 to 12 inches, except 10 to 24 inches
  above 2500 feet. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* WHERE...In Oregon, Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills, Northern
  Oregon Cascades, Cascade Foothills in Lane County and Cascades
  in Lane County. In Washington, South Washington Cascades and
  South Washington Cascade Foothills.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 AM PST this
  morning. For the Winter Storm Watch, from Wednesday afternoon
  through late Thursday night.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow
  could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty winds could bring
  down tree branches.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

For the latest road conditions call 5 1 1, or visit
for Oregon: https://www.tripcheck.com
and for Washington: https://wsdot.com/travel/real-time/map

&&

$$



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