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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 9:01 PM PST on January 16, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 am Tuesday to
8 am PST Thursday...

* locations... Republic, Inchelium, Wauconda, Chesaw Road,
Highway 20 Wauconda Summit, Boulder Creek Road, Sherman Pass,
Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Priest River, Eastport, schweitzer
Mountain Road, Omak, Okanogan, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville,
Nespelem, Disautel pass, Colville, Deer Park, Chewelah,
Newport, Kettle Falls, Springdale-hunters Road, Orin-Rice
Road, and flowery trail Road.

* Ice accumulations... 0.15 to 0.25" south of Highway 20. Up to
0.15" north of Highway 20. Local amounts up to 0.50" possible
in between Brewster and Keller.

* Snow accumulations... 6 to 14 inches of snow possible in the
valleys north of Highway 20. 1 to 4 inches in valleys south of
Highway 20. 8 to 16 inches of snow in the mountains.

* Timing... first round of very light wintry precipitation
arrives Tuesday morning and departs Tuesday afternoon. Look
for a break Tuesday afternoon with occasional freezing drizzle
then moderate to heavy precipitation in the form of snow...
sleet... and freezing rain arrives Tuesday night and continues
through Wednesday.

* Impacts... significant ice accumulations will create
treacherous travel conditions, tree damage, and power outages.
Areas with less freezing rain and more snow and sleet will see
significant impacts to travel but a lower threat for power
outages.

* Winds... southeast 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Temperatures... in the 20s to lower 30s.

* Snow level... 2000-4000 feet south to valley floors north.

* Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=otx.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
ice... snow... and sleet accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means significant amounts
of snow are expected or occurring. Snow accumulations will make
travel very hazardous or impossible.





Air Stagnation Advisory

Statement as of 9:36 AM MST on January 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Air stagnation advisory now in effect until 10 am PST /11 am
MST/ Tuesday...

* advisory... a ridge of high pressure will persist over eastern
Washington and north Idaho through early Tuesday. This will
result in very light winds and poor atmospheric mixing. This
will likely lead to increased pollution levels near the
ground and deteriorated air quality.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An air stagnation advisory indicates that due to limited movement
of an airmass across the advisory area... pollution has the
potential to increase to dangerous levels. Persons with
respiratory illness should follow their physicians advice for
dealing with high levels of air pollution.




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

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