Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
228 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015


NVZ035-041-030600-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0004.150302T1200Z-150303T0600Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
228 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 6 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS WITH 6 TO 12
  INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS. HEAVIEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
  SOUTHERN WHITE PINE COUNTY...INCLUDING ELY AND GREAT BASIN PARK.

* TIMING: LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL SPREAD UP FROM THE SOUTH EARLY
  THIS MORNING...INTENSIFYING AS WELL AS EXPANDING INTO NORTHERN
  WHITE PINE COUNTY BY LATE MORNING. HEAVIEST SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY
  IS EXPECTED DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...AT WHICH TIME ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS MAY ENHANCE SNOWFALL RATES LOCALLY. SNOW SHOWERS
  WILL TAPER OFF IN MOST AREAS EARLY THIS EVENING...ALTHOUGH
  MODERATE SNOWS MAY PERSIST THROUGH 10 PM OVER AND NEAR GREAT
  BASIN PARK.

* IMPACTS: SLICK AND SNOW COVERED ROADS ALONG WITH PERIODS OF
  REDUCED VISIBILITY IN MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SHOWERS WILL
  MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS TODAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

JR



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