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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
100 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HEAVY SNOW FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF ELKO COUNTY THROUGH MONDAY...

.A PERIOD OF SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING
WITH MINOR ACCUMULATIONS. A BREAK IN THE SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE
TONIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY WITH ONLY SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND SUNSET
SATURDAY...AND CONTINUE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...WHEN THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED. SNOW WILL
CONTINUE...ESPECIALLY ON NORTHWEST-FACING SLOPES...SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY SUNDAY AND
MONDAY...CREATING AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

NVZ034-201200-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0021.141220T0000Z-141223T0000Z/
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SECRET PASS...
LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS
100 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM PST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 12 TO 18 INCHES THROUGH MONDAY. LOCALLY 2
  FEET ON THE HIGHEST PEAKS AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING: THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED FROM LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDDAY SUNDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

* IMPACTS: TRAVEL TO THE HIGHER TERRAIN WILL BECOME DIFFICULT
  BEGINNING LATE SATURDAY. HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL MAKE
  TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT...AND OUTDOOR RECREATION DANGEROUS...
  SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW AND STRONG WEST TO
  NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

NVZ031-201200-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0021.141220T0000Z-141223T0000Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
100 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM PST MONDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW|ABOVE 6500 FEET...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 8 TO 18 INCHES THROUGH MONDAY. LOCALLY 2
  FEET ON FAVORED MOUNTAINS AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING: THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED FROM LATE SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MIDDAY SUNDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

* OTHER IMPACTS: TRAVEL TO THE HIGHER TERRAIN WILL BECOME
  DIFFICULT BEGINNING LATE SATURDAY. HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT...AND OUTDOOR RECREATION
  DANGEROUS...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. SNOW AND
  STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

TURNER


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