CTWS Work Delay 11/27/19

Due to snowy conditions this morning – the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs will open their offices at 9am to allow employees extra time for travel and also to allow crews to clear sidewalks and parking lots of snow.

There is blowing snow and although snow amounts vary from 3-5 inches in Warm Springs propoer – roads are quite slick.  Motorists should consider driving in a low gear, reducing speed and avoid breaking on hills and turns.


Winter Storm Warning  *NOAA Issue Date: 11/27/2019 05:20:00 AM
* What
Heavy snow at times. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches. Winds gusting 20 to 30 MPH at times this morning.
* Where
Central Oregon.
* When
Until 4 AM PST Thursday.
* Impacts
Areas of blowing and drifting snow could significantly reduce visibility. Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.
Precautionary/preparedness actions…
If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or check road conditions online at https://www.tripcheck.com/