Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1259 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Winter Storm will bring significant snowfall to low
elevations...

.A cold storm system will move over the area late Sunday night and
Monday. This system will have low snow levels with snow expected
to impact travel along I-5 north of Redding/Shasta lake area and
into the foothill areas of the western slopes. Current models have
the system enhancing as it moves south and into the motherlode
Monday morning. Some snow may fall as low as 1500 feet with more
significant snow accumulations above 2000 feet. Two to five
inches of snow may fall between 2000 and 3000 feet Monday morning
causing significant travel problems, school opening delays and or
closures. Significant snowfall is expected along I-80, US-50 and
highway 88 where 6 to 10 inches of snow is expected above 3000
feet.

CAZ013-014-066-068-251400-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WW.Y.0007.180226T0500Z-180226T2200Z/
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
Including the cities of Burney and Paradise
1259 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM SUNDAY TO 2 PM PST
MONDAY ABOVE 1500 FEET...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Total
  snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with localized amounts up
  to 8 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County, Burney
  Basin / Eastern Shasta County, Northeast Foothills/Sacramento
  Valley and Western Plumas County/Lassen Park.

* WHEN...9 PM Sunday to 2 PM Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
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.

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CAZ067-069-251400-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WS.A.0005.180226T0900Z-180227T0600Z/
Motherlode-West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the city of Grass Valley
1259 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING ABOVE 2000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions,
  including during the morning commute on Monday. Total snow
  accumulations of 4 to 10 inches, with localized amounts up to
  12 inches, are possible.

* WHERE...Motherlode and West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada.

* WHEN...From late Sunday night through Monday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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