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Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:45 PM PST on January 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM PST this
afternoon...
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PST this
afternoon...
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 4 PM Saturday to 4 PM PST
Sunday...
... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4 PM Saturday to 4 PM
PST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for heavy snow... which is in effect from 4 PM Saturday to
4 PM PST Sunday. A Winter Weather Advisory has also been issued.
This Winter Weather Advisory for snow... is in effect from 4 PM
Saturday to 4 PM PST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer
in effect.

* Snow accumulations in the warning area... 8 to 12 inches. Up to
20 inches of new snow is expected in the mountains.

* Snow accumulations in the advisory area... 3 to 6 inches. With
local amounts up to 8 inches.

* Locations in the warning area include... high terrain of western
Siskiyou County... including State Highway 3 over Scott Mountain
Summit... Sawyers Bar Road between Etna and Sawyers Bar... and
Highway 3 near Callahan.

* Locations in the advisory area include: portions of the Scott Valley...
including Fort Jones.

* Timing... snow showers will taper off this evening. Heavy snow
will arrive Saturday night continue into Sunday.

* Impacts... heavy wet snow will produce extremely hazardous travel
conditions due to low visibility and snow packed roads. Some
roads could become impassable. The heavy... wet snow could also
snap tree limbs and down power lines.

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.

* See weather.Gov/Medford/cams for latest Road conditions.

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

* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause travel difficulties.

* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.









Hazardous Seas Warning, Storm Watch

Statement as of 2:26 PM PST on January 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST
Saturday...
... Storm watch in effect from Saturday evening through late
Saturday night...
... Gale watch is cancelled...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a storm watch...
which is in effect from Saturday evening through late Saturday
night. The gale watch has been cancelled.

* Winds... W wind 15 to 25 kt through Saturday. Winds will become
southerly 35 to 45 kt with gusts to 60 kt Saturday night.

* Waves... large W swell building to 25 to 30 feet at around 17 to
18 seconds Friday night persisting through Saturday. Seas will
remain elevated after that.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hazardous seas warning means hazardous sea conditions are
imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in
port... or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial vessels
should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in port or
taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

A storm watch is issued when the risk of storm force winds of
48 to 63 knots has significantly increased... but the specific
timing and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to
provide additional lead time for mariners who may wish to
consider altering their plans.







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Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, High Surf Warning , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oregon - High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory, Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - Public Information Statement

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