Weather Service extends severe weather advisory until 8 a.m. Saturday
In the latest bulletin from the National Weather Service, the winter weather advisory has been extended until 8 a.m. Saturday. Expect icy and hazardous conditions.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY FOR THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...
THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY.
* LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL INCREASE IN THE EVENING.
* PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY START AS SNOW...BUT SHOULD TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN BY MIDNIGHT. FREEZING RAIN WILL BE THE PREDOMINANT PRECIPITATION TYPE FOR THIS EVENT.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE GENERALLY LESS THAN AN INCH...WITH ICE ACCUMULATIONS LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH.
* FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO RAIN SATURDAY MORNING.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
What a way to start a beautiful weekend on the Oregon coast
Patch, our cat is waiting for breakfast as he enjoys the Sun in Lowell while the Valley and Eugene has a blanket of fog. A 13 mile drive to Lowell east of I-5 and you can escape the fog that Eugene residents put up with. It is worth the short commute to live out of the fog for most of the winter.
A short 13 mile drive east to Lowell and you can escape the Valley fog. 95% of the time that Eugene is socked in with fog there is blues skies in Lowell.