URGENT WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
252 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

Coast Range of Northwest Oregon-
Central Coast Range of Western Oregon-Willapa Hills-
Including the cities of Vernonia, Jewell, Sunset Summit,
Lees Camp, Trask, Grande Ronde, Burnt Woods, Tidewater,
Swisshome, Veneta, Willapa, Frances, and Ryderwood
252 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 4 AM
MONDAY…

* WHAT…Snow at times. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6
inches, with localized amounts up to 8 inches, are expected.
Generally, 1 to 2 inches of snow are possible at lowest
elevations.

* WHERE…In Washington, Willapa Hills. In Oregon, Coast Range
of Northwest Oregon and Central Coast Range of Western Oregon.

* WHEN…From midnight tonight to 4 AM PST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. Expect
reduced visibilities at times due to snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The
latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.

North Oregon Coast-South Washington Coast-
Including the cities of Astoria, Cannon Beach, Tillamook,
Netarts, Pacific City, Raymond, Long Beach, Ocean Park, Naselle,
Cathlamet, and Cape Disappointment
252 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 PM SUNDAY…

* WHAT…Snow at times. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches
are expected above 500 feet. Below 500 feet, brief snow
accumulations of an inch or less are possible at times.

* WHERE…South Washington Coast and North Oregon Coast.

* WHEN…From 2 AM to 10 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on slippery road conditions. Expect
reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The
latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be
obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
344 PM PST Fri Feb 16 2018

North Oregon Coast-Central Oregon Coast-
Coast Range of Northwest Oregon-

Including the cities of Astoria, Cannon Beach,

344 PM PST Fri Feb 16 2018

…LOWLAND SNOW POSSIBLE LATE SUNDAY…

…COLDEST TEMPERATURES OF THE WINTER LIKELY EARLY NEXT WEEK…

– Snow expected to mix in with rain showers down to sea level on
Sunday for all areas including the coast and interior
lowlands…including the Columbia River Gorge and Hood River.
Any accumulation expected to remain 1000 feet and above during
the day Sunday.

– Light snow accumulations are possible Sunday night, but
showery nature of precipitation will lead to scattered areas of
accumulation and no accumulation.

– Temperatures will fall quickly Sunday night which will likely
cause wet roads to refreeze, even where snow does not fall.

– Temperatures expected to fall into the low 20s in the cities
and into the upper teens in the outlying areas on Monday night.