Road conditions for Southern Oregon and Northern California.
USE OF STUDDED TIRES LEGAL IN OREGON AND CALIFORNIA. SNOW ZONES IN EFFECT AND CHAINS MUST BE CARRIED WHERE REQUIRED BY LAW.
HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 10 PM SUNDAY NIGHT FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND ALL OF LAKE COUNTY IN SOUTHERN OREGON. WINDS WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 40 TO 50 MILES AN HOUR WITH GUSTS TO 65 MILES AN HOUR AT TIMES. THE MOST LIKELY AREAS TO SEE THESE WINDS ARE GOING TO BE THE HIGHEST TERRAIN IN EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND IN NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY NEAR THE WINTER RIM, AND SUMMER LAKE AREAS. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE BULLETINS.
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 10 PM SUNDAY NIGHT FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY AND ALL OF LAKE COUNTY IN SOUTHERN OREGON, AND ALSO ALL OF MODOC COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA EXCEPT FOR THE EXTREME NORTHWEST CORNER AND THE SURPRISE VALLEY. WINDS WILL BE SUSTAINED AT 30 TO 40 MILES AN HOUR WITH GUSTS TO 50 MILES AN HOUR AT TIMES. THESE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE VERY WISDESPREAD THROUGHOUT THE ADVISORY AREA. EXPECT IMPACTS FOR TRAVEL WITH HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES CREATING HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE BULLETINS.
AREA WIDE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM TONIGHT THROUGH 4 PM SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOR SOUTHERN OREGON ABOVE 2000 FEET. EXPECT 3 - 6 INCHES OVER MOST OF SOUTHERN OREGON ABOVE 2000 FEET WITH UP TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE FOR THE CASCADES ABOVE 4000 FEET. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE BULLETINS.
Forecast for the Cascades and Siskiyous at pass levels including the I 5 Summit for 2/17 -
Today - mostly cloudy with rain and snow developing late afternoon. Snow levels will be 5000 - 6000 feet. Expect windy conditions and also east of the Cascades from early this afternoon through tonight. Winds of 30 - 50 miles an hour can be expected with gusts to 65 miles an hour for higher terrain east of the Cascades. Highs will be in the upper 30s to near 40 for the Cascade passes, and near 50 for the Siskiyou Summit on I 5.
Tonight - increasing rain and mountain snow. Snow levels near 4000 feet, lowering to near 2000 feet by Sunday morning. Expect significant accumulating snow. Expect windy conditions and also east of the Cascades. Winds of 30 - 50 miles an hour can be expected with gusts to 65 miles an hour for higher terrain east of the Cascades. Lows will be in the low to mid 20s for Cascades at pass levels, upper 20s to near 30 at the Siskiyou Summit on I 5.
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