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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1232 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...SNOW ACCUMULATION BELOW SIERRA NEVADA PASS LEVELS...

.SIGNIFICANT COOLING CONTINUES INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS A COLD LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM IMPACTS INTERIOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA. SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED OVER THE REGION SUNDAY INTO MONDAY WITH POTENTIAL
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SNOW LEVELS WILL LOWER TO BELOW PASS
LEVELS SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH A FEW INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. BE AWARE OF POTENTIAL SMALL HAIL NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS.

CAZ068-069-011300-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WW.Y.0021.161002T1800Z-161003T1200Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHESTER...QUINCY...BLUE CANYON
1232 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO 5 AM
PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA ABOVE 6000
FEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...WET AND SLICK ROADS DUE TO RAIN, SNOW, AND SMALL
  HAIL

* TIMING...PRECIPITATION BEGINS LATE SUNDAY MORNING WITH SNOW
  BEGINNING TO ACCUMULATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT

* LOCATIONS...SIERRA NEVADA 6000 FEET AND ABOVE

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 3 INCHES OVER SIERRA NEVADA PASSES
  AND 3 TO 5 INCHES OVER LASSEN PARK

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

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JCLAPP


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