Weather Alerts for Eastern Curry County and Josephine County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Air Stagnation Advisory  AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY   Air Stagnation Advisory
EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Central Douglas County - Eastern Curry County and Josephine County - Jackson County
Effective: Sun 9:36 pm Updated: Mon 2:31 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 8:00 am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST
TUESDAY...
* Locations include: All inland valleys.
* Impacts: Limited ventilation will result in stagnant air that
is expected to result in degraded air quality. This degraded
air quality may pose a risk to those working outside and to
those with sensitive health issues.
* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD
Precautionary/preparedness actions...
An air stagnation advisory indicates that due to limited movement
of an airmass across the advisory area, pollution will increase.
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Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Central Douglas County - Eastern Curry County and Josephine County - Eastern Douglas County Foothills - Jackson County
Effective: Tue 4:00 pm Updated: Mon 2:31 am Urgency: Future
Expires: Wed 7:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Low elevation snow to affect all mountain passes above 2000
feet Tuesday and Wednesday...
.A winter storm is forecast to bring snow all the way to the
valley floors. Meanwhile this system could bring warning level
amounts to many of the mountain passes above 2000 feet before snow
showers bring snow to the valley floors. This could impact Holiday
travel.
...WINTER STORM WATCH ABOVE 2000 FEET IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
* WHAT...Heavy snow above 2000 feet possible. Total snow
accumulations 3 to 6 inches inches with localized amounts up to
10 inches are possible.
* WHERE...Highway 140 east of White City. Highway 62 between
Shady Cove and Union Creek. State Route 227 south of Tiller.
Highway 138 in the eastern Douglas County Foothills near Toketee
Falls.
* WHEN...Heaviest snow will fall Tuesday afternoon through
Wednesday morning.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Slippery snow covered roads and reduced
visibilities will be possible. Plan on difficult travel
conditions.

Information:
* Stock emergency kit with tire chains, flashlight, batteries,
blankets, food, water, and medications.
* The safest place during a winter storm is indoors.
* Plan now to avoid traveling during the storm.
* A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow accumulations that may create dangerous travel.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Central Douglas County - Eastern Curry County and Josephine County
Effective: Sun 9:36 pm Updated: Mon 2:31 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon 7:00 am Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
A snowstorm may bring accumulating snow to elevations above 1000
feet on Tuesday night and Wednesday. This will include the passes
along Interstate 5 between Grants Pass and Roseburg where 2 to 4
inches is possible. Additionally, the Illinois Valley and Highway
199 could see 1 to 3 inches of snow. This could create travel
difficulties for those traveling in those areas.