Northeast Siskiyou and Northwest Modoc Counties Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 1:48 PM PST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM PST Tuesday...

* winds and timing: southwest winds increase to 25 to 35 mph with
gusts to 45 mph this afternoon and tonight, peaking Tuesday
morning.

* Locations include: Bonanza, Modoc Point, Macdoel, Dorris, and
portions of highways 140 and 97.

* Impacts: travel will become difficult for lightweight and high
profile vehicles. Loose objects may be blown around.

* 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.