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UPDATE: Winter storm warning issued for Malheur County

Nyssa was getting a dusting of snow Friday morning - and more is forecast for Friday night. (Nyssa Police Department photo)

2 p.m. Friday UPDATE: The National Weather Service Friday afternoon issued a winter storm warning for all of Malheur County, lasting from 5 p.m. Friday until Saturday morning.

The agency said the area will get 4 to 6 inches of snow with totals reaching 8 inches in the mountains.

Another storm forecast to arrive Sunday evening could deliver another 1 to 3 inches.

ORIGINAL STORY:

The National Weather Service said Malheur County should expect more snow overnight Friday into Saturday as the next weather system moves over the area.

Snow flurries were continuing Friday morning across the area, with the Oregon Department of Transportation reporting packed snow . . .