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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
949 AM PST Fri Mar 5 2021

ORZ030-031-060300-
/O.CON.KMFR.HW.W.0007.000000T0000Z-210306T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.WI.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-210306T0300Z/
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Sprague River and Valley Falls
949 AM PST Fri Mar 5 2021

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...In the Warning area...south winds 25 to 40 mph with
  gusts up to 65 mph expected. In the Advisory area...southeast
  winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph expected.

* WHERE...The Warning area includes most of OR 31 from the
  Highway 395 junction through Summer Lake as well as Highway
  395 from Valley Falls to 16 miles north of Valley Falls. The
  Advisory area includes most of the rest of OR 31 and Highway
  395 in northern Lake county along with higher terrain.
  Highways 140 and 395 south of Valley Falls will not be
  affected by the Warning or Advisory, but it will still be
  windy along those roads.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines.
  Power outages are possible. Travel will be difficult,
  especially for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Winds will be strongest Thursday
  afternoon into Thursday evening, then again Friday morning
  into early Friday afternoon.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around
trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of
your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if
you must drive.

&&

$$

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