Weather Alerts for South Washington Coast/Pacific County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST/PACIFIC COUNTY

Areas Affected:
South Washington Coast - Willapa Hills
Effective: Fri, 1/17 5:44am Updated: Fri, 1/17 6:17am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 1/17 10:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
* WHAT...Snow showers expected. Total snow accumulations of up
to 3 inches, mainly above 500 feet. Beaches and coastal towns
could see brief, spotty, slushy accumulations of up to 2
inches.
* WHERE...Willapa Hills and South Washington Coast.
* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST Friday.
* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions, especially in the
hills. Highway 101 will likely be impacted, particularly over
capes and hills.

Information:
Slow down and use caution while traveling.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST/PACIFIC COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Willapa Hills
Effective: Fri, 1/17 4:00pm Updated: Fri, 1/17 6:17am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 1/17 10:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...ICY ROADS AND SPOTTY SNOW TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...
Temperatures will drop back into the middle and upper 20s
tonight. Any moisture on the roadways will likely freeze,
creating slick spots. Highest potential for slick spots will be
on rural roads and other less-traveled roadways.
In addition, scattered showers tonight into Friday morning will
bring another 1 to 2 inches of snow accumulation. However,
generally less than a half inch of snow is possible in the
valleys.