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Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 3:19 AM PST on February 25, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 27, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 7 am Sunday to 4 am PST
Monday...
... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Sunday morning
through late Sunday night...

* snow accumulations in watch area: 4 to 8 inches.

* Snow accumulations in advisory area: 2 to 4 inches.

* Elevation: generally above 1500 feet. Above 2500 feet for the
watch area.

* Timing: snow will begin early Sunday afternoon and increase in
intensity late Sunday afternoon. Snow is most likely to stick to
roadways late Sunday afternoon and evening. Snow should diminish
early Monday morning.

* Locations include: the advisory area includes Interstate 5 from
Sexton pass to Canyon Mountain pass... and Highway 42 at Camas
Mountain pass. The watch area includes the Tiller- trail Highway
and other elevations above 2500 feet.

* Impacts: any heavier snow showers, even during the afternoon
Sunday, could quickly create slushy conditions on roadways.
Snowfall will reduce visibilities to less than a half mile at
times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
blankets, food, water, and medications.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.

* A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow accumulations that may create dangerous travel.

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






Dense Fog Advisory

Statement as of 1:28 AM PST on February 25, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EST on February 25, 2017


... Dense fog advisory in effect until 8 am PST this morning...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a dense fog
advisory... which is in effect until 8 am PST this morning.

* Visibility... a quarter mile or less.

* Locations include... Roseburg... Sutherlin... Elkton... drain... Myrtle
Point... Interstate 5 at Rice Hill... Oregon Route 138 at Marvin
Hill.

* Impacts... low visibility on the Road, with potential for icy
roads in areas with localized lower temperatures.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* slow down and allow for plenty of room between you and other
vehicles.

* Fog makes objects appear farther away than they are

* use low beams. High beams reflect back thick fog, making
visibility worse for you and other drivers.

* Be prepared. Keep your headlights clean. That way, you're
ready for low-visibility conditions

* don't use cruise control. Most crashes occur because the
driver is going too fast for weather conditions.





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Arkansas - Special Statement
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Frost Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Special Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Maine - Areal Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Watch
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
New York - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Frost Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch
Utah - Areal Flood Warning
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
- Small Craft Advisory

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