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WWUS46 KOTX 230703  
WSWOTX  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
.A BAND OF MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW WILL MOVE THROUGH FAR  
EASTERN WA AND THE IDAHO PANHANDLE THROUGH 3AM. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS  
HAVE BEEN INCREASED ANOTHER INCH FOR THE EASTERN COLUMBIA BASIN  
INCLUDING THE SPOKANE AREA AND PALOUSE. SNOWFALL RATES NEAR ONE  
INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE UNDER THIS BAND.  
 
IDZ003-231200-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190123T1200Z/  
IDAHO PALOUSE-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS MOSCOW, PLUMMER, POTLATCH,  
AND GENESEE  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...MOSCOW, PLUMMER, POTLATCH, AND GENESEE.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT AND VERY  
SLICK TONIGHT AND INTO THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
IDZ001-002-231515-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190123T1800Z/  
NORTHERN PANHANDLE-COEUR D'ALENE AREA-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SANDPOINT, BONNERS FERRY,  
PRIEST RIVER, EASTPORT, SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN ROAD, COEUR D'ALENE,  
POST FALLS, HAYDEN, AND WORLEY  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8  
INCHES EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS, AND 8 TO 14 INCHES IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGES.  
 
* WHERE...SANDPOINT, BONNERS FERRY, PRIEST RIVER, EASTPORT,  
SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN ROAD, COEUR D'ALENE, POST FALLS, HAYDEN,  
AND WORLEY.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
IDZ004-231515-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190124T0000Z/  
CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS KELLOGG, PINEHURST, OSBURN,  
WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS,  
AND LOOKOUT PASS  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8  
INCHES EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS, AND AROUND A FOOT IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGES.  
 
* WHERE...KELLOGG, PINEHURST, OSBURN, WALLACE, MULLAN, FOURTH OF  
JULY PASS, DOBSON PASS, AND LOOKOUT PASS.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT TO  
IMPOSSIBLE. THE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE MORNING  
COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WAZ037-231515-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190123T1800Z/  
NORTHEAST MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS COLVILLE, NORTHPORT, DEER PARK,  
CHEWELAH, NEWPORT, KETTLE FALLS, SPRINGDALE-HUNTERS ROAD,  
ORIN-RICE ROAD, AND FLOWERY TRAIL ROAD  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7  
INCHES EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS, AND 8 TO 14 INCHES IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
 
* WHERE...COLVILLE, NORTHPORT, DEER PARK, CHEWELAH, NEWPORT,  
KETTLE FALLS, SPRINGDALE-HUNTERS ROAD, ORIN-RICE ROAD, AND  
FLOWERY TRAIL ROAD.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WAZ042-230900-  
/O.EXT.KOTX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-190123T0900Z/  
EAST SLOPES NORTHERN CASCADES-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS MAZAMA, TWISP, WINTHROP,  
BLEWETT PASS, AND LOUP LOUP PASS  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES  
EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS, AND 8 TO 16 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 70 MPH OVER EXPOSED RIDGES.  
 
* WHERE...MAZAMA, TWISP, WINTHROP, BLEWETT PASS, AND LOUP LOUP  
PASS.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 1 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. GUSTY  
WINDS COULD BRING DOWN TREE BRANCHES.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WAZ035-038-043-231000-  
/O.EXT.KOTX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-190123T1000Z/  
UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-OKANOGAN HIGHLANDS-OKANOGAN VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS RITZVILLE, GRAND COULEE,  
ODESSA, WILBUR, COULEE CITY, REPUBLIC, INCHELIUM, WAUCONDA,  
CHESAW ROAD, HIGHWAY 20 WAUCONDA SUMMIT, BOULDER CREEK ROAD,  
SHERMAN PASS, OMAK, OKANOGAN, BREWSTER, BRIDGEPORT, OROVILLE,  
NESPELEM, AND DISAUTEL PASS  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES  
EXPECTED IN THE VALLEYS AND NORTHERN BASIN, AND 4 TO 8 INCHES  
IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
 
* WHERE...RITZVILLE, GRAND COULEE, ODESSA, WILBUR, COULEE CITY,  
REPUBLIC, INCHELIUM, WAUCONDA, CHESAW ROAD, HIGHWAY 20  
WAUCONDA SUMMIT, BOULDER CREEK ROAD, SHERMAN PASS, OMAK,  
OKANOGAN, BREWSTER, BRIDGEPORT, OROVILLE, NESPELEM, AND  
DISAUTEL PASS.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT  
AND INTO THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WAZ033-036-231200-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-190123T1200Z/  
WASHINGTON PALOUSE-SPOKANE AREA-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS PULLMAN, COLFAX, ROSALIA,  
LA CROSSE, OAKESDALE, TEKOA, UNIONTOWN, SPOKANE, CHENEY,  
DAVENPORT, AND ROCKFORD  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES  
EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH ON THE PALOUSE.  
 
* WHERE...PULLMAN, COLFAX, ROSALIA, LA CROSSE, OAKESDALE, TEKOA,  
UNIONTOWN, SPOKANE, CHENEY, DAVENPORT, AND ROCKFORD.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT AND VERY  
SLICK TONIGHT AND INTO THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.  
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
IDZ027-WAZ031-231200-  
/O.CON.KOTX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-190123T1200Z/  
LEWIS AND SOUTHERN NEZ PERCE COUNTIES-NORTHEAST BLUE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS KAMIAH, CRAIGMONT, NEZPERCE,  
WINCHESTER, SOLDIERS MEADOW ROAD, ANATONE, PEOLA, MOUNTAIN ROAD,  
AND CLOVERLAND ROAD  
1103 PM PST TUE JAN 22 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHAT...SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7 INCHES  
EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH OVER EXPOSED RIDGES.  
 
* WHERE...KAMIAH, CRAIGMONT, NEZPERCE, WINCHESTER, SOLDIERS  
MEADOW ROAD, ANATONE, PEOLA, MOUNTAIN ROAD, AND CLOVERLAND  
ROAD.  
 
* WHEN...THROUGH 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT AND VERY  
SLICK TONIGHT AND INTO THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE..  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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