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Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 2:03 PM PST on January 16, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Tuesday night through
late Wednesday night...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter Storm
Watch... which is in effect from late Tuesday night through late
Wednesday night.

* Snow accumulations... 8 to 12 inches.

* Winds... south 15 to 25 mph.

* Elevation... mainly above 4500 feet... but heavy snow is possible
down to 3000 feet in The Mount Shasta area.

* Timing... heavy snow should begin late Wednesday morning and
continue through much of Wednesday night.

* Locations include... high terrain of western Siskiyou
County... Mount Shasta city... McLoud... and Dunsmuir... including
Interstate 5 and Highway 89.

* Impacts... heavy wet snow may make travel difficult on area
roadways due to slick conditions and reduced visibility.
Additionally... some roads may become impassable for most
vehicles.

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

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.



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