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Washington, Yakima Valley

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 6:37 AM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until 4 PM PST
Wednesday...

* locations... Ellensburg... Thorp... Naches... Sunnyside...
Toppenish... Yakima.

* Snow level... 1000 feet rising to above 2000 feet.

* Temperatures... in the 20s.

* Ice accumulations... up to a quarter of an inch.

* Snow accumulations... an additional 1 to 3 inches of sleet and
snow.

* Timing... this morning through Wednesday afternoon.

* Impacts... snow and ice will make roadways hazardous. Ice
accumulations may cause downed tree limbs and power lines.

* Winds... south 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Web page: for a detailed view of the hazard area visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=pdt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.

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Air Stagnation Advisory

Statement as of 8:13 AM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Air stagnation advisory remains in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...

* air quality... moderate to unhealthy for sensitive groups.

* Winds... southeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

* Mixing heights... below 1800 feet above ground level.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An air stagnation advisory indicates that due to limited movement
of an air mass across the advisory area... pollution has the
potential to increase to dangerous levels. Persons with
respiratory illness should follow their physicians advice for
dealing with high levels of air pollution

During periods of stagnant air... state air quality agencies
highly recommend that no outdoor burning occur and that
residential wood burning devices be limited as much as possible.
According to state air quality agencies... prolonged periods of
stagnant air can hold pollutants close to the ground... where
people live and breathe. Check with your local burn agency for
any current restrictions in your area.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New York - Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oklahoma - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Air Stagnation Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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