TILLAMOOK COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: Winter Storm Warning until 04:00PM Sunday

Friday, December 24, 2021 – 6:14 am
* WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations 1 to 2 feet above 1000 feet and 5 to 9 inches below 1000 feet.

* WHERE…In Washington, Willapa Hills. In Oregon, Coast Range of Northwest Oregon and Central Coast Range of Western Oregon.

* WHEN…Until 4 PM PST Sunday.

* IMPACTS…Travel could be very difficult.

* AFFECTED AREAS: COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON … CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON … WILLAPA HILLS

Instructions:

Anyone with travel plans should stay aware of the latest weather information and have alternative travel plans, or delay travel, if possible. Be prepared for winter driving conditions with snow and ice covered roads and very limited visibility. If you must travel, slow down, and allow plenty of extra time to reach your destination. Allow extra following distance to the vehicle in front of you, and keep snow chains and a winter survival kit, including a flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation. For the latest road conditions visit https://www.tripcheck.com or https://wsdot.com/travel/real-time/map or by calling 5 1 1

Alert Details

Severity: Severe – Significant threat to life or property
Urgency: Expected – Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty: Likely (p > ~50%)
Category: Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event: Winter Storm Warning