Eastern Curry County and Josephine County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 14:44 PST Feb. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 am PST

* snow accumulations: 2 to 4 inches with 4 to 8 inches above
2000 feet..

* elevation: generally above 1500 feet.

* Timing: the highest snowfall rates are expected this afternoon.

* Locations include: Glendale, Azalea, Tiller, Interstate 5 from
Sexton pass to Canyonville, Cave Junction, Highway 199 from
Hayes Hill to Obrien, Highway 42 at Camas Mountain pass, and
Highway 227.

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

* View the hazard area in detail at

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.

* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
limited visibilities.

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