« View county listWinter Weather Advisory
Central Douglas County-Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Including the city of Glendale
116 PM PST Tue Feb 21 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow...which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 10 AM PST Wednesday.
* Snow accumulations...1 to 3 inches over the passes on Interstate
5 between Grants Pass and Roseburg. 3 to 6 inches over the rural
* Snow levels...3500 feet this afternoon, falling to 1500 feet by
* Timing...Snow showers will continue over the mountains through
this evening, then increase in intensity and coverage tonight
into Wednesday morning. Snow will affect lower passes late
tonight into Wednesday morning with a peak in snowfall as the
front moves through around dawn Wednesday. Another system may
produce similar snowfall and impacts Wednesday night into
Thursday as well.
* Locations include...Interstate 5 at Sexton Summit, Smith Hill
Pass, Stage Road Pass, and Canyon Creek Pass, highway 227
between Tiller and Trail, and highway 62 above Lost Creek
* Impacts...Area roads, including Interstate 5, will remain wet
through this evening, then become snow and slush covered late
tonight into Wednesday morning. Travel will become difficult due
to slippery roadways and limited visibility.
* View the hazard area in detail at
* Slow down and allow extra time to reach your destination.
* Carry tire chains and be prepared for snow covered roads and
* See weather.gov/Medford/Cams for latest road conditions.
* A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause travel difficulties.