Northern Oregon Cascades

 Winter Weather Advisory  Statement as of 2:39 PM PDT on April 22, 2014


... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
5 PM PDT Wednesday above 3500 feet for the South Washington and
north Oregon Cascades near Mount Hood...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory above 3500 feet for snow... which is in effect
from 6 PM this evening to 5 PM PDT Wednesday.

* Timing... tonight and Wednesday.

* Accumulation/snow levels... snow will increase this evening with
new snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches tonight and again
Wednesday for the South Washington Cascades and the north Oregon
Cascades north of Mount Jefferson. Snow levels will remain
around 3500 to 4000 feet through Wednesday.

* Impacts... drivers should be prepared for icy or snow covered
roads and winter like driving conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.





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