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Clallam County Sheriff's office issues weather alert message

Alert Message has been issued by the Clallam County Sheriff's Office.

Monday November 22, 2010 1:28 PM PST

**ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL FOR A TOTAL OF 18"** in effect for **CLALLAM COUNTY** thru **10PM**.

The National Weather Service issued a **WINTER STORM WARNING** for **CLALLAM COUNTY** until **(10PM**.

**(* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SEKIU...PORT ANGELES...AND SEQUIM.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING AS
 COLD ARCTIC OUTFLOW GETS FORCED SOUTH INTO THE OLYMPICS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...ABOUT 6 INCHES OF SNOW HAS FALLEN AS OF NOON.
 EXPECT ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND A FOOT...FOR A STORM
 TOTAL UP TO 18 INCHES.

* WIND...BRISK...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH GIVE WIND CHILL
 VALUES OF 10 TO 15 DEGREES BEGINNING LATER THIS AFTERNOON.
 BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW WILL GIVE POOR VISIBILITIES.
**.

A weather warning indicates a confirmed, current and present danger to this area.

Take necessary safety precautions.

For full details, go to https://local.nixle.com/alert/4126270/?sub_id=245202.


Contact Information:

Lorraine Shore

360-417-2376    lshore@co.clallam.wa.us

 

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