Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
2:37 PM PST
National Weather Service
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am PST
... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am
The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Winter
Storm Watch to a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow... which is
in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am PST Monday. A Winter Weather
Advisory for snow is also in effect from 10 am Sunday to 4 am PST
* Snow accumulations in the warning area: 4 to 8 inches.
* Snow accumulations in the advisory area: 1 to 3 inches
* locations in the warning include: Prospect, dead Indian Memorial
Road, and portions of highways 62, 140, and 227 in the
foothills of the Cascades and in the Umpqua Divide.
* Locations in the advisory include: Butte Falls, highways 62 and
227 north of Shady Cove, and Highway 238 at Jacksonville Hill.
* Timing: the highest snowfall rates are expected Sunday
* Impacts: snowfall could create slippery, snow covered roads,
and reduce visibilities to less than a half mile or less at
* stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
blankets, food, water, and medications.
* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.
* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.
* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective