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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

ORZ027-028-031200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.A.0008.240304T1500Z-240306T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-240304T0600Z/
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Crescent Lake, Diamond Lake,
Howard Prairie, and Siskiyou Summit
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow
  accumulations of 5 to 10 inches. For the Winter Storm Watch
  above 4500 feet, heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations
  of 5 to 21 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph
  over exposed terrain.

* WHERE...For the Winter Weather Advisory, all areas in the South
  Central Oregon Cascades and Siskiyou Mountains and Southern
  Oregon Cascades. For the Winter Storm Watch, elevations above
  4500 feet in the South Central Oregon Cascades and Siskiyou
  Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades. This includes Diamond
  Lake Jct on highways 230 & 138, Lake of the woods on highway
  140, Willamette pass on highway 58 and the road to Crater Lake.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 PM PST
  Sunday. For the Winter Storm Watch, from Monday morning
  through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow showers will persist through this
  weekend with another low and frontal system hitting the area on
  Monday and Tuesday. Some snow will accumulate down to 500 feet
  through these events.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
  limited visibilities.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

CAZ082-083-031200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.A.0008.240304T1500Z-240306T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WW.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-240304T0600Z/
South Central Siskiyou County-
North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County-
Including the cities of Pondosa, Bray, and Tennant
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
SUNDAY ABOVE 4500 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory above 4500 feet, snow.
  Additional snow accumulations of 6 to 15 inches. Winds gusting
  as high as 35 mph. For the Winter Storm Watch above 4500 feet,
  heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 15 inches
  possible. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* WHERE...Elevations above 4500 feet in South Central Siskiyou
  County and North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County. This
  includes the Mt Shasta Ski Park, Snowman`s Summit and Dead
  Horse Summit on highway 89.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 10 PM PST
  Sunday. For the Winter Storm Watch, from Monday morning
  through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow showers will persist through this
  weekend with another low and frontal system hitting the area on
  Monday and Tuesday. Some snow will accumulate down to 500 feet
  through these events.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
  limited visibilities.

* See https://quickmap.dot.ca.gov for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

CAZ081-084-031200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.A.0008.240304T1500Z-240306T0000Z/
Central Siskiyou County-
Northeast Siskiyou and Northwest Modoc Counties-
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 4500 feet. Total snow
  accumulations of 5 to 8 inches possible. Winds could gust as
  high as 45 mph over exposed terrain.

* WHERE...Elevations above 4500 feet in Central Siskiyou County
  and Northeast Siskiyou and Northwest Modoc Counties. This
  includes Forrest Mountain Summit on highway 3 and Grass Lake at
  Mt. Hebron.

* WHEN...From Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow showers will persist through this
  weekend with another low and frontal system hitting the area on
  Monday and Tuesday. Some snow will accumulate down to 500 feet
  through these events.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm. Do not detour
  during winter storms.

* See https://quickmap.dot.ca.gov for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
  snow accumulations that may create dangerous travel.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

ORZ029-031200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.A.0008.240304T1500Z-240306T0000Z/
Klamath Basin-
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 4500 feet. Total snow
  accumulations of 6 to 10 inches possible. Winds could gust as
  high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Elevations above 4500 feet in the Klamath Basin.

* WHEN...From Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow showers will persist through this
  weekend with another low and frontal system hitting the area on
  Monday and Tuesday. Some snow will accumulate down to 500 feet
  through these events.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm. Do not detour
  during winter storms.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

* A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
  snow accumulations that may create dangerous travel.

&&

$$

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

CAZ080-031200-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WS.A.0008.240304T1500Z-240306T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WS.W.0010.000000T0000Z-240304T0600Z/
Western Siskiyou County-
222 PM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SUNDAY
ABOVE 3500 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON ABOVE 4500 FEET...

* WHAT...For the Winter Storm Warning above 3500 feet, heavy snow.
  Additional snow accumulations of 9 to 15 inches with up to 20
  inches over high remote terrain through Sunday. For the Winter
  Storm Watch above 4500 feet, additional heavy snow. Potential
  for additional snow accumulations of 12 to 20 inches possible
  between Monday and Tuesday.

* WHERE...For the Winter Storm Warning, elevations above 3500 feet
  in Western Siskiyou County. For the Winter Storm Watch,
  elevations above 4500 feet in Western Siskiyou County. This
  includes Etna Summit on Sawyers Bar Rd.

* WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, until 10 PM PST Sunday.
  For the Winter Storm Watch, from Monday morning through
  Tuesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow showers will persist through this
  weekend with another low and frontal system hitting the area on
  Monday and Tuesday. Some snow will accumulate down to 500 feet
  through these events.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous
  conditions. Do not detour during winter storms.

* 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.

* See https://www.tripcheck.com for latest road conditions.

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

&&

$$

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