Central Siskiyou County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Wind Watch, Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:32 AM PST Feb. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
4 PM PST Monday...
... High wind watch in effect from this evening through Monday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a high wind
watch... which is in effect from this evening through Monday
morning.

* Winds and timing... increasing this morning to south 25 to 35 mph
with gusts to 50 mph. Winds will peak tonight into Monday
morning with gusts to around 60 mph possible. Winds will
diminish Monday afternoon.

* Locations include... Interstate 5 from Weed to Yreka.

* Impacts... travel may become difficult for lightweight and high
profile vehicles.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.