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  • Winter Storm Warning for Western Siskiyou County County, California
  • Winter Storm Warning issued March 14 at 3:00AM PDT until March 14 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 14, 2016 at 3 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11 p.m.
  • ...SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS AND AREAS EAST OF THE CASCADES THROUGH
    MONDAY NIGHT...
    .A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE
    HIGHER TERRAIN OF SOUTHERN OREGON AND NORTHERN CALIFORNIA THROUGH
    MONDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY THE WEST FACING SLOPES OF THE CASCADES.
    LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL FALL ALMOST CONTINUOUSLY THROUGH
    MONDAY THEN TAPER OFF MONDAY NIGHT.
    ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
    EVENING...
    * STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 6 TO 12 INCHES
    ABOVE 4000 FEET.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WILL CREATE
    AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
    HIGHER ELEVATIONS. WINDS WILL DIMINISH MONDAY EVENING.
    * ELEVATION...SNOW LEVELS WILL BE 2500 TO 3500 FEET...BUT THE
    HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL ABOVE 4000 FEET.
    * TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE...MAINLY ELEVATIONS ABOVE 2500 FEET IN
    WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 3
    AND SAWYER`S BAR ROAD.
    * IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL IMPACTS AT
    TIMES WITH SNOW COVERED AND POTENTIALLY IMPASSABLE ROADS AND
    VERY LOW VISIBILITIES DUE TO FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.
    * VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
    HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

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