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California, Western Siskiyou County

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:22 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 10 am PST this
morning above 5000 feet...

* additional snow accumulations... 4 to 8 inches. Up to an
additional foot of snow is expected in the above 5000 feet west
of the Marble Mountain crest.

* Winds... south 20 to 30 mph with higher gusts.

* Elevation... snow levels near 4500 feet will lower to 4000 feet
this morning.

* Locations include... Etna Summit on Sawyers Bar Road and other
high terrain roadways.

* Impacts... roadways above 5000 feet will become snow covered at
times and may become impassable, especially above 5500 feet.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.

* 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.

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





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:53 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch now in effect until 10 am PST this morning...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of northern California, including the following
areas, central Siskiyou County, north central and southeast
Siskiyou County, south central Siskiyou County, and western
Siskiyou County.

* Until 10 am PST this morning

* the heaviest rain will occur over far western Siskiyou County as
well as southeast of Mount Shasta city.

* Heavy rain combined with mid elevation snow melt will cause
rises in streams and rivers and may cause small streams to
flood. Any thunderstorms that do occur over this area will
greatly increase the flash flood risk due to heavy rainfall
rates.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Small Craft Advisory

Statement as of 2:30 AM PST on February 21, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 PM PST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect until 9 PM PST this evening.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 kt with gusts around 30 kt.

* Waves... west to southwest 10 to 12 ft around 11 seconds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners,especially those operating smaller vessels
should avoid navigating in these conditions.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:53 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch now in effect until 10 am PST this morning...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of northern California, including the following
areas, central Siskiyou County, north central and southeast
Siskiyou County, south central Siskiyou County, and western
Siskiyou County.

* Until 10 am PST this morning

* the heaviest rain will occur over far western Siskiyou County as
well as southeast of Mount Shasta city.

* Heavy rain combined with mid elevation snow melt will cause
rises in streams and rivers and may cause small streams to
flood. Any thunderstorms that do occur over this area will
greatly increase the flash flood risk due to heavy rainfall
rates.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Avalanche Warning, Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Delaware - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Special Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement

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