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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:09 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning in effect above 4000 feet from 4 am
Wednesday to 4 am PST Thursday...

* snow accumulations... 6 to 12 inches.

* Elevation... above 4000 feet.

* Timing... snow levels lower Wednesday with periods of moderate
to heavy snow late Wednesday morning through much of Wednesday
night.

* Locations in the warning include... high terrain of southern
central Siskiyou County.

* Impacts... heavy wet snow could snap tree limbs and down power
lines. Reduced visibility and difficult travel on area
roadways is also expected. Some roads could become impassable.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* 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
likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take
protective action now.





High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 2:17 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 PM PST Wednesday...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 PM PST Wednesday...

* winds... south 35 to 50 mph... with gusts up to 70 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase this evening... reaching a peak
overnight and into Wednesday morning.

* Locations in the warning include... the southern Shasta Valley
including Weed... Interstate 5 from Weed to Grenada... and
Highway 97 near Weed.

* Locations in the advisory include... the northern Shasta Valley
including Yreka... Montague... Gazelle... and Interstate 5 north of
Grenada.

* Impacts... strong winds will produce hazardous driving
conditions on Interstate 5... especially for lightweight and
high profile vehicles. Loose materials could become airborne
and blow away. Trees may also topple due to recent rainfall
and saturated soils.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted... especially for high profile vehicles.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.






Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Winter Storm Watch
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Record Report
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New York - Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Special Statement
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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