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VIDEO FORECAST: Snowy Friday Forecast

Heavy rain and snow expected Friday with difficult to dangerous travel weather through our mountain passes. Rain will likely even changeover to snow for valley areas Friday evening.

Posted: Thu Mar 22 18:41:56 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Mar 22 18:41:56 PDT 2018

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festival. "here's a live look at the caveman bridge in grants pass from taprock northwest grill. "here's a live look at the oregon coast from the port of brookings harbor. much colder today behind the cold front. we've caught a break from the precipitatoin this afternoon, but look for more rain and snow showers to return to the area starting as early as this evening, especially, west of the rogue valley. another storm system will increase the coverage of rain and snow into tomorrow and keep winds gusty throughout the area. a wind advisory is in effect for 8 am-11 pm friday for the shasta valley in siskiyou county with possible wind gusts up to 50 mph. east of the cascades, eastern klamath & lake counties are under a wind advisory from 11 am to 11 pm friday with gusts up to 50 mph. as another surge of moisture moves into the region tonight into friday. snow levels will be low and the snow will be heavy for our higher elevations including the higher and lower mountain passes. look for snow levels to drop down below 2,000' tonight. through the day on friday, heavy snow expected in our higher elevations. snow levels will rise somewhat between 2,500'-3,000' in the afternoon with the daytime heating. the valleys and coast will see mainly rain, some of it heavy. some thunder is even possible along coastal areas. conditions will really start to deteriote into tomorrow evening as snow levels drop and temperaturs cool. look for a changeover to snow all the way down into most valley locations friday night. some slushy, minor accumulations are possible in the rogue valley, mainly 1" or less. winter storm warnings & winter weather advisories have been issued for much of the viewing area for tonight through friday evening. our higher elevatons could see as much as 1-3 feet of snow, especially, for the coastal mountains and western siskiyou co. mountains. lower elevations between 2,000 to 4,000 feet could see between 3-6" with as much as a foot of snow. by saturday morning, the snow will have cleared out, but another storm system will bring rain and snow chances to the coast through the day and eventually working east into the rogue valley, cascades and siskiyou co. through saturday afternoon. temperatures will remain cool and we'll likely see some more snow showers saturday night into early sunday. the trend will be to dry out and start to warm up into monday. a few showers could linger for coastal areas on monday. beyond monday, brighter and warmer days with temperatures surging to around 70 by next thursday. hopefully you can enjoy some of the upcoming weather. thanks. [d5]continuing coverage-stinger students from marjory stoneman douglas high
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