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Olympics
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Spokane Area
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Okanogan Highlands
Greater Vancouver Area
South Washington Cascade Foothills
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East Slopes Northern Cascades
Okanogan Valley
Waterville Plateau
East Slopes of the Central Cascades of Washington East Slopes of the Southern Cascades of Washington San Juan County Western Whatcom County Central Cascade Foothills Northwest Interior Everett and Vicinity Seattle Metropolitan Area Tacoma Area Admiralty Inlet Area Hood Canal, Kitsap Peninsula Southwest Interior Olympics Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca Western Strait of Juan de Fuca North Coast Central Coast West Slopes Northern Cascades and Passes West Slopes Central Cascades and Passes South Washington Cascades Willapa Hills South Washington Coast Lower Columbia and I-5 Corridor in Cowlitz County Western Columbia River Gorge East Columbia River Gorge Kittitas Valley Yakima Valley Lower Columbia Basin Foothills of the Blue Mountains Northwest Blue Mountains Northeast Blue Mountains Lower Garfield and Asotin Counties Washington Palouse Moses Lake Area Upper Columbia Basin Spokane Area Northeast Mountains Okanogan Highlands Greater Vancouver Area South Washington Cascade Foothills Wenatchee Area East Slopes Northern Cascades Okanogan Valley Waterville Plateau

I-90: Hamilton St

National Weather Service Warning - Winter Storm Warning for Spokane Area

Issued: 2:53 PM Jan 17  Will Expire: 11:00 PM Jan 17


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
253 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...AREAS OF HEAVY ICE AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY...

.HEAVY PRECIPITATION OVERRUNNING A COLD LOW LEVEL AIR MASS
ARRIVES THIS EVENING AND CONTINUES INTO WEDNESDAY BRINGING THE
POTENTIAL FOR HOURS OF FREEZING RAIN... SLEET...AND SNOW. HEAVY
MOUNTAIN SNOW IS A NEAR CERTAINTY. HEAVY ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL
BE LIKELY ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE CASCADE EAST SLOPES...WESTERN
COLUMBIA BASIN...AND LOCALLY IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS. MODERATE
ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY OVER THE EASTERN COLUMBIA BASIN AND
SOUTHERN VALLEYS OF THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TONIGHT BEFORE
CHANGING TO RAIN LATE TONIGHT.



/O.EXT.KOTX.ZR.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170118T1800Z/
COEUR D'ALENE AREA-IDAHO PALOUSE-CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS-
WASHINGTON PALOUSE-UPPER COLUMBIA BASIN-SPOKANE AREA-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS COEUR D'ALENE POST FALLS
HAYDEN WORLEY MOSCOW PLUMMER POTLATCH GENESEE KELLOGG
PINEHURST OSBURN WALLACE MULLAN FOURTH OF JULY PASS
DOBSON PASS LOOKOUT PASS PULLMAN COLFAX ROSALIA LA CROSSE
OAKESDALE TEKOA UNIONTOWN RITZVILLE GRAND COULEE ODESSA
WILBUR COULEE CITY SPOKANE CHENEY DAVENPORT AND ROCKFORD
253 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MOSCOW PLUMMER POTLATCH GENESEE COEUR D'ALENE
POST FALLS HAYDEN WORLEY KELLOGG PINEHURST OSBURN
WALLACE MULLAN FOURTH OF JULY PASS DOBSON PASS LOOKOUT
PASS PULLMAN COLFAX ROSALIA LA CROSSE OAKESDALE TEKOA
UNIONTOWN RITZVILLE GRAND COULEE ODESSA WILBUR COULEE
CITY SPOKANE CHENEY DAVENPORT AND ROCKFORD.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TENTH TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH.

* TIMING...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL ARRIVE THIS EVENING BUT
GRADUALLY CHANGE TO SIMPLE WARM RAIN LATE OVERNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ANY SLEET OR FREEZING RAIN WILL LEAD TO VERY SLICK
ROADS AND WALKWAYS ESPECIALLY FOR THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE
PERIOD. FREEZING RAIN MAY END BY WEDNESDAY MORNING BUT GLAZE ICE
WILL LINGER ON ROADS AND SURFACES THROUGH THE WEDNESDAY MORNING
COMMUTE.

* WEB PAGE: FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA VISIT
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP/?WFO=OTX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.