URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
611 AM PST Mon Feb 11 2019
Coast Range of Northwest Oregon- Including the cities of Vernonia, Jewell, Sunset Summit, Lees Camp, and Trask
611 AM PST Mon Feb 11 2019 .
..WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... .
..WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches expected, except 2 to 6 inches in valley locations such as Vernonia.
* WHERE...Coast Range of Northwest Oregon.
* WHEN...From this evening through late Tuesday night.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible, especially across the Coast Range passes such as Sunset Summit on Highway 26. Be sure to carry chains if you must travel tonight, Tuesday, or Tuesday night.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.