Winter Weather Advisory
Moses Lake Area-Upper Columbia Basin-
Including the following locations Moses Lake, Othello, Ritzville,
1112 AM PST Fri Dec 15 2017
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS
* WHAT…Mixed precipitation occurring. The ice will result in
difficult travel conditions, including during the evening
commute. Additional wet snow accumulations of up to one inch
and ice accumulations of around one tenth are expected.
* WHERE…Moses Lake, Othello, Ritzville, Odessa and Sprague.
Freezing rain and sleet will be more likely between Moses Lake
and Ritzville and points southward with snow more likely
* WHEN…Until 3 PM today.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Icy conditions will result in hazardous
travel. This will include Interstate 90 between Moses Lake and
Ritzville, as well as Highway 395 and State Route 26 between
Royal City and Washtucna. Walking surfaces will also become
slick and icy.
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. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.