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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:35 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 22, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 PM PST Tuesday above 5000 feet...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for snow and blowing snow... which is in effect from 10 PM
this evening to 10 PM PST Tuesday.

* Snow accumulations... 4 to 8 inches.

* Winds... south 40 to 50 mph with gusts to 70 mph.

* Elevation... snow levels will lower from 5500 feet this evening
to 4500 feet Tuesday morning.

* Locations include... Yamsay Mountain, winter rim, Warner
Mountain pass on Highway 140.

* Impacts... possible whiteout conditions with hazardous winds.

* 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.





High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 9:01 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 7 PM PST Tuesday...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM PST Tuesday...

* winds and timing: 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph through
this evening. Winds will increase to 30 to 40 mph with gusts
to 60 mph in warning area. Winds will diminish Monday
afternoon but will strengthen to warning levels again Monday
night and Tuesday.

* Warning locations include: Highway 140 east of Lakeview,
Highway 31 from Paisley to Summer Lake, Highway 299 at Cedar
Pass, and the high terrain of lake and Modoc counties.

* Advisory locations include: Alturas, Lakeview, Adel, Silver
Lake, Bly, Canby, and portions of highways 140, 395, 31, 139
and 299.

* Impacts: travel will become difficult for lightweight and high
profile vehicles. Loose objects may be blown around or lost.

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.






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Kansas - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
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North Dakota - Flood Warning
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Texas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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