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Washington, South Washington Cascades

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:47 PM PST on January 22, 2018

Expires 11:00 PM EST on January 24, 2018


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 7 am Tuesday to
8 PM PST Wednesday above 5000 feet...

* what... heavy snow expected above 5000 feet. Total snow
accumulations of 2 to 3 feet are expected over the total warning
period. Elsewhere, snow levels will fluctuate between 3000 and
5000 feet during the period. 6 to 18 inches of snow will
accumulate across those elevations with higher amounts closer to
5000 feet.

* Where... South Washington Cascades.

* When... 7 am Tuesday to 8 PM Wednesday. Heaviest accumulations at
the higher elevations will occur Tuesday afternoon through early
Wednesday morning.

* Additional details... expect significant reductions in
visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. 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.





Avalanche Warning

Statement as of 9:30 PM PST on January 22, 2018

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 23, 2018


The northwest avalanche center has issued an avalanche warning...

Timing... in effect until 6 PM Tuesday January 23rd.

Location... west slopes of the Washington Cascades including
Snoqualmie and white passes.

Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger for the warning area will
rise to high Tuesday.

Reason/impacts... recent and forecasted moderate to heavy snow
combined with winds will result in widespread avalanches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... very dangerous avalanche
conditions. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.
Avalanches may run long distances including onto valley floors or
flat terrain.

Please visit www.Nwac.US for further information.

Additional information... this warning does not apply to ski areas
where avalanche mitigation measures are performed.

Transmitted at the request of northwest avalanche center in Seattle,
Washington.



Hahn&damico/northwest avalanche center


930 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

The northwest avalanche center has issued an avalanche warning...

Timing... in effect until 6 PM Tuesday January 23rd.

Location... west slopes of the Washington Cascades including
Snoqualmie and white passes.

Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger for the warning area will
rise to high Tuesday.

Reason/impacts... recent and forecasted moderate to heavy snow
combined with winds will result in widespread avalanches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... very dangerous avalanche
conditions. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.
Avalanches may run long distances including onto valley floors or
flat terrain.

Please visit www.Nwac.US for further information.

Additional information... this warning does not apply to ski areas
where avalanche mitigation measures are performed.

Transmitted at the request of northwest avalanche center in Seattle,
Washington.



Hahn&damico/northwest avalanche center

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Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Tsunami Warning
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Tsunami Watch , Special Statement
Colorado -
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Florida -
Georgia - Lake Wind Advisory
Guam - Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Tsunami Watch
Idaho - Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Advisory
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning
Maine - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri -
Nebraska - Record Report
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico -
New York - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio - Areal Flood Advisory
Oregon - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Tsunami Watch
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
South Carolina - Lake Wind Advisory
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Tsunami Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Special Statement
- Tsunami Warning

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