Weather Alerts for Jackson County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
JACKSON COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades - South Central Oregon Cascades
Effective: Tue 10:00 pm Updated: Mon 8:05 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed 10:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM TUESDAY TO 10 PM PST
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 5000 FEET...
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible, including during the morning commute on Wednesday.
Tree branches could fall as well. Total snow accumulations of
6 to 12 inches, with localized amounts up to 18 inches, are
expected.
* WHERE...The Cascades and Siskiyous including Crater Lake,
Diamond Lake, and Mt. Ashland.
* WHEN...10 PM Tuesday to 10 PM Wednesday. The heaviest snowfall
rates will occur between 4 AM and 10 AM Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Look for significant reductions in
visibility at times.
* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Information:
* Travel is strongly discouraged because of dangerous conditions.
* If you must travel, keep tire chains, a flashlight, blankets,
food, water, medications, and a fully charged phone with you.
* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.
* A Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather is
likely and poses a threat to life and property. Take protective
action now.