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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW LATER TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION.
HEAVY SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS CENTRAL OREGON.

ORZ506-271500-
/O.CON.KPDT.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
OCHOCO-JOHN DAY HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROTHERS...PAULINA...PRAIRIE CITY...
SENECA
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES

* ELEVATION: HEAVIEST SNOW ABOVE 4500 FEET TONIGHT...THEN ABOVE
  3000 FEET FRIDAY MORNING. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE ABOVE 4000
  FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON...THEN FALL BELOW 3000 FEET BY
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* TIMING: LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT. MODERATE TO HEAVY
  SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY MORNING AND LAST UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: BROTHERS...PAULINA...PRAIRIE CITY...SENECA

* IMPACTS: SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. THIS
  INCLUDES ALONG HIGHWAYS 20...26...AND 395.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SIGNIFICANT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED. SNOWFALL INTENSITIES WILL BE HEAVY
ENOUGH TO SUBSTANTIALLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT TIMES. FOR
ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW LATER TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION.
HEAVY SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS CENTRAL OREGON.

ORZ503-271500-
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150228T1200Z/
SOUTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG CREEK...UKIAH
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 6 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: HEAVIEST SNOW ABOVE 3500 FEET. SNOW LEVELS FALL
  BELOW 3000 FEET ON FRIDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING: LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT. MODERATE TO HEAVY
  SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LONG CREEK...UKIAH

* IMPACTS: SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. THIS
  INCLUDES ALONG HIGHWAY 395.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW IS OCCURRING OR IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AND ACCUMULATE. TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS...
ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES...OVERPASSES...AND SECONDARY ROADS.
MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION...AND SLOW DOWN TO
ADJUST FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING DRIVING CONDITIONS AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES. FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB
SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW LATER TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION.
HEAVY SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS CENTRAL OREGON.

ORZ505-271500-
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
JOHN DAY BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAYVILLE...JOHN DAY...MITCHELL...
MONUMENT...SPRAY
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: SNOW LEVELS FALLING BELOW 3000 FEET ON FRIDAY
  MORNING WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW NEAR MONUMENT AND JOHN DAY.
  SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE ABOVE 4000 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
  THEN FALL BELOW 2000 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL CHANCE OVER TO SNOW BY FRIDAY MORNING...
  THEN BACK TO RAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON. RAIN WILL THEN CHANGE TO
  SNOW AGAIN ON FRIDAY NIGHT AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL PERSIST
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: DAYVILLE...JOHN DAY...MITCHELL...
  MONUMENT...SPRAY

* IMPACTS: SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. THIS
  INCLUDES ALONG HIGHWAYS 26 AND 395.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW IS OCCURRING OR IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AND ACCUMULATE. TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS...
ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES...OVERPASSES...AND SECONDARY ROADS.
MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION...AND SLOW DOWN TO
ADJUST FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING DRIVING CONDITIONS AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES. FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB
SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW LATER TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING MODERATE TO HEAVY PRECIPITATION.
HEAVY SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS CENTRAL OREGON.

ORZ509-271500-
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150228T1200Z/
EAST SLOPES OF THE OREGON CASCADES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LA PINE...SUNRIVER
1020 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 7 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: HEAVIEST SNOW ABOVE 4500 FEET TONIGHT...WITH SNOW
  LEVELS FALLING TO AROUND 4000 FEET ON FRIDAY MORNING. SNOW
  LEVELS WILL FALL BELOW 3000 FEET ON SATURDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING: LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATER TONIGHT. MODERATE TO HEAVY
  SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LA PINE...SUNRIVER

* IMPACTS: SNOW PACKED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT. THIS
  INCLUDES ALONG HIGHWAYS 20 AND 97.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SNOW IS OCCURRING OR IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AND ACCUMULATE. TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS...
ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES...OVERPASSES...AND SECONDARY ROADS.
MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION...AND SLOW DOWN TO
ADJUST FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING DRIVING CONDITIONS AND REDUCED
VISIBILITIES. FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...CHECK OUR WEB
SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PENDLETON.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
257 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE OWYHEES FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 11
AM MST SATURDAY...

.AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL SWING SOUTH ALONG THE PAC COAST
THROUGH SATURDAY...HELPING TO BRING COLDER AND MORE MOIST AIR TO
THE REGION. AS ENERGY FROM THE SYSTEM SWINGS EAST OVER OUR
REGION...THEN STALLS...AND FINALLY MOVES AWAY TO THE SOUTH...THE
OWYHEES STAND THE BEST CHANCE TO SEE SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL.
THEREFORE...AN ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED.

IDZ029-271200-
/O.NEW.KBOI.WW.Y.0007.150227T1900Z-150228T1800Z/
OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-
257 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 11 AM
MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW IN THE OWYHEE MOUNTAINS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 11 AM MST SATURDAY.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW TOTAL.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN FRIDAY AROUND MIDDAY AND LAST UNTIL
  LATE MORNING SATURDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS LIKELY TO FALL FROM
  LATE AFTERNOON TO AROUND MIDNIGHT ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW-COVERED AND SLICK...ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAY 95.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
138 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

ORZ031-270945-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LAKEVIEW
138 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY
NIGHT...

TIMING: TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

SNOW: STORM TOTAL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

IMPACTS: SLIPPERY AND SNOW COVERED ROADS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY
NIGHT AND FRIDAY ALONG PARTS OF HIGHWAY 31, U.S. ROUTE 395 AND
HIGHWAY 140 EAST OF LAKEVIEW. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALLOW FOR EXTRA
TIME FOR TRAVELING AND BE PREPARED FOR WINTRY TRAVEL.

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
100 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

NVZ030-031-033>041-271200-
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS AND EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...
PARADISE VALLEY...GOLCONDA SUMMIT...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...
OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...LEE...RUBY LAKE...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...
BATTLE MOUNTAIN...EMIGRANT PASS...AUSTIN...DIAMOND VALLEY...
EUREKA...EUREKA AIRPORT...GARDEN PASS...GILLMAN SPRINGS...
GRASS VALLEY...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...
RUBY VALLEY...PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
100 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER RETURNS TO NEVADA...

A STRONG WINTER STORM WILL ARRIVE IN WESTERN OREGON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON, SPREADING NUMEROUS SHOWERS OF SNOW AND SNOW PELLETS
ACROSS NEVADA. WHILE SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY FRIDAY AFTERNOON,
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LIMITED TO LESS THAN ONE INCH FOR VALLEY
LOCATIONS. ROADS WILL REMAIN WET DURING THE DAYTIME HOURS, WITH
FEW IF ANY TRAVEL IMPACTS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
ACROSS NORTHERN NEVADA. THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS OF SNOW OR SNOW
PELLETS WILL BRIEFLY REDUCE VISIBILITY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

SNOW SHOWER COVERAGE WILL DECREASE SOME FRIDAY NIGHT, AS THE
WINTER STORM SINKS SOUTH INTO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA SATURDAY
MORNING. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SNOW OR SNOW PELLET SHOWERS WILL
REDEVELOP SATURDAY AFTERNOON. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS AGAIN
POSSIBLE. MORE SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES IS POSSIBLE
ALONG AND SOUTH OF U.S. HIGHWAY 50 SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

VALLEY ROADWAYS WILL REMAIN WET DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS. WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORIES MAY BE REQUIRED FOR SNOW THAT FALLS AT NIGHT,
ESPECIALLY ACROSS CENTRAL NEVADA AFTER SUNSET SATURDAY EVENING.

VISIT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/ELKO FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION

$$

TURNER


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
555 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-271400-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
555 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED VALLEY RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE OUTLOOK
BEGINNING LATE FRIDAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS
STORM WILL GENERATE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION ACROSS MAINLY
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SIGNIFICANT
SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
MOUNTAINS...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME OF THIS HEAVY SNOW
REACHING INTO THE NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS LATE IN THE WEEKEND. THE
HIGHER SOUTHERN AND EASTERN VALLEYS WILL LIKELY RECEIVE
ACCUMULATING SNOWS FROM THIS STORM. GENERALLY LIGHT PRECIPITATION
WILL EXIST ACROSS THE NORTHERN PORTION OF THE OUTLOOK AREA
SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT MOVING WEST OUT OF WYOMING WILL BRING
COLDER AIR AND THE POTENTIAL FOR STRONG GUSTY EASTERLY CANYON
WINDS TO THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASATCH FRONT LATE SATURDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

ANOTHER STORM WILL FOLLOW QUICKLY ON THE HEELS OF THE WEEKEND
SYSTEM FOR LATE MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THIS NEXT STORM COULD
BRING SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION TO THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA...
ALONG WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO START OFF THE MONTH OF MARCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

ROGOWSKI

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

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