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WWUS46 KPDT 232221  
WSWPDT  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR  
221 PM PST TUE JAN 23 2018  
 
...A WINTER STORM WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO THE EAST SLOPES  
OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES...THE KITTITAS VALLEY...AND THE BLUE  
MOUNTAINS THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...  
 
.A STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW TODAY AND TONIGHT TO  
THE EAST SLOPES OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES AND THE KITTITAS VALLEY.  
SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE ALSO EXPECTED OVER THE BLUE  
MOUNTAINS. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE TONIGHT AND SNOW WILL TURN TO  
RAIN IN THE KITTITAS VALLEY...BUT SNOW WILL CONTINUE ABOVE 2500  
FEET INTO WEDNESDAY ALONG THE CASCADE EAST SLOPES AND ABOVE 4500  
FEET OVER THE BLUE MOUNTAINS.  
 
WAZ520-240700-  
/O.CON.KPDT.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180125T0600Z/  
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180125T0600Z/  
EAST SLOPES OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLE ELUM AND CLIFFDELL  
221 PM PST TUE JAN 23 2018  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST  
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 2500 FEET...  
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST  
WEDNESDAY BELOW 2500 FEET...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW OCCURRING. TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT. ABOVE  
2500 FEET, TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 16 INCHES ARE  
EXPECTED. BELOW 2500 FEET, TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8  
INCHES.  
 
* WHERE...CLE ELUM AND CLIFFDELL.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 10 PM WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...BE PREPARED FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN  
VISIBILITY AT TIMES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA  
FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN  
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE  
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.  
 

 
 
WAZ026-240600-  
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180124T0600Z/  
KITTITAS VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELLENSBURG AND THORP  
221 PM PST TUE JAN 23 2018  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW EXPECTED. PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS,  
INCLUDING DURING THE EVENING COMMUTE. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS  
OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...ELLENSBURG AND THORP.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 10 PM TODAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...BE PREPARED FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT  
TIMES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL  
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR 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.  
 

 
 
ORZ502-WAZ030-240700-  
/O.CON.KPDT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180124T1800Z/  
NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON-NORTHWEST BLUE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TOLLGATE AND SKI BLUEWOOD RESORT  
221 PM PST TUE JAN 23 2018  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 4500 FEET...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW OCCURRING. PLAN ON DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS.  
TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...TOLLGATE AND SKI BLUEWOOD RESORT.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 10 AM WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...BE PREPARED FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT  
TIMES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL  
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR 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.  
 

 
 
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