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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 5:38 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EST on January 21, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning now in effect until 9 am PST Saturday...

* timing... snow will begin this evening... then continue through
mid-day Thursday. Scattered snow showers will linger through
Thursday evening. A second storm will bring more heavy snow
Friday into early Saturday.

* Snow levels... 6500 to 7000 feet tonight and again Friday...
lowering to 5000 to 5500 feet early Thursday and down to 3500
to 4000 feet late Friday night into Saturday morning.

* Snow accumulation... 5 to 10 inches above 6500 feet with each
of the first two storms Thursday and Friday. Light
accumulations are possible as low as 4000 feet early Saturday.

* Winds... south winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph through
Thursday morning... then again on Friday.

* Impacts... periods of snow... gusty winds... and low visibilities
make for dangerous driving conditions and could lead to travel
problems on higher mountain roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel... check the
latest Road reports before departing. Keep an emergency kit in
your vehicle which includes a flashlight... food and water...
extra clothes and blankets... and tire chains.



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Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

Statement as of 5:16 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EST on January 21, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 9 PM this evening
to 9 PM PST Thursday...
... Gale watch remains in effect from Friday morning through
Saturday morning...

* winds... southeast to south winds will increase to 15 to 25 kt
with gusts to 30 kt this evening and early Thursday morning.
Winds will diminish some Thursday night then west winds will
develop and increase to 15 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt are
possible Friday and Friday night.

* Seas... combined seas will build to 4 to 6 feet late tonight and
early Thursday morning. Seas will continue to build to 14 to 17
feet with periods around 15 seconds by Saturday morning.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners... especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

A gale watch is issued when hazardous gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots are probable in the near future... but the specific
timing and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to
provide additional lead time for mariners who may wish to
consider altering their plans.






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Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Arizona - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Public Information Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement, Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Special Statement
New York - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Rhode Island - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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