Western Siskiyou County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 2:35 PM PST Jan. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Sunday morning through
Sunday evening above 3000 ft...

* what... heavy snow possible. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible at times. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 13 inches,
with localized amounts up to 18 inches, are possible in western
Siskiyou County. 5 to 10 inches are possible in the Mt. Shasta
area.

* Where... western Siskiyou County, south central Siskiyou County
and north central and southeast Siskiyou County, inlcuding Mount
Shasta city and snowman Summit.

* When... from Sunday morning through Sunday evening.

* Additional details... significant reductions in visibility are
possible.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/mfr/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
blankets, food, water, and medications.

* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.

* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.

* A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow accumulations that may create dangerous travel.


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