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Oregon, Grande Ronde Valley

Blizzard Warning

Statement as of 8:53 AM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EST on January 19, 2017


... Blizzard Warning remains in effect until noon PST Thursday...

* locations... Cove... Elgin... La Grande.

* Snow accumulations... up to an additional 2 inches.

* Ice accumulations... up to an additional a tenth of an inch.

* Impacts... snow and blowing snow will make roadways very
hazardous. Ice accumulations... plus the winds... can cause
downed tree limbs and power lines.

* Winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=pdt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions... making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded... stay with your vehicle.





High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 10:05 AM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 6 PM PST this
evening...
... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this evening to 4 am
PST Thursday...

* winds... south 35 to 50 mph with gusts to 60 mph across the
south end of the valley. Elsewhere 25 to 35 mph with gusts up
to 50 mph.

* Timing... very strong winds will continue through today over
the southern part of the Grande Ronde Valley... including
Union... Hot Lake and the La Grande Airport. Very windy
conditions will continue elsewhere through today. Winds will
decrease some late this afternoon... but will still remain very
windy to locally strong into tonight.

* Impacts... the strong winds will cause cross winds and areas of
blowing and drifting snow with visibility less than one
quarter mile at times. This will make driving very hazardous.
Also these winds can cause damage to structures and make loose
objects become airborne.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.






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