Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Elko NV
259 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

Humboldt County-Northern Elko County-Southeastern Elko County-
Ruby Mountains/East Humboldt Range-White Pine County-
Northern Lander County and Northern Eureka County-
Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County-
Southwestern Elko County-South Central Elko County-
Northwestern Nye County-Northeastern Nye County-
259 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Nevada...north
central Nevada...northeast Nevada...northwest Nevada and south
central Nevada.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

No significant weather is expected this afternoon through

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for northern Nevada from 7
AM PST Saturday until 7 AM PST Sunday for Humboldt, northern
Lander/Eureka, and most of Elko County. Total snow accumulations
of 1 to 3 inches will be common in many valleys with a few areas
seeing as much as 4 to 6 inches. In the mountains, total
accumulations of 4 to 7 inches can be expected with localized
amounts up to 9 inches possible at higher elevations. In
addition, westerly winds up to 25 mph could produce some areas of
blowing and drifting snow.

Yet another storm system will impact northern, then central
Nevada with at least advisory criteria snows and winter conditions
from late Sunday night through Tuesday morning. Light to locally
moderate valley, and moderate to locally heavy mountain snows can
be expected with this system.

A few light snow showers will be possible across northern Nevada
on Wednesday with an increasing chance of snow showers across
western and northern Nevada on Thursday as a Pacific cold front
approaches the region from the west.


Spotters are asked to report snowfall totals, hazardous travel
conditions, and any other noteworthy weather phenomena.



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