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Ice Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:55 AM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... Ice Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM today for areas
below 3000 feet in the South Washington Cascades...

An Ice Storm Warning below 3000 feet for freezing rain remains in
effect until 6 PM PST this evening.

* Ice accumulation... another quarter to a half inch of ice is
likely today... though ice accumulations will decreasing later
this afternoon as precipitation becomes more showery in nature.

* Affected areas... valleys in eastern and southern Skamania
County.

* Storm total ice accumulations... generally three quarters up to
two inches.

* Impacts... heavy ice accumulation will likely bring down large
branches and power lines. Power outages may last multiple days
depending on how widespread these impacts are. This event will
add to the existing heavy snow and ice loading on
rooftops... which may cause some rooftops to fail.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations
will make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly
discouraged. Commerce will likely be severely impacted. If you
must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency. Ice accumulations and winds will
likely lead to snapped power lines and falling tree branches that
add to the danger.





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