Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
252 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-Northern Sacramento Valley-
Central Sacramento Valley-Southern Sacramento Valley-
Carquinez Strait and Delta-Northern San Joaquin Valley-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-Motherlode-
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the cities of Shasta Dam, Burney, Redding, Red Bluff,
Chico, Oroville, Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento,
Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton, Modesto, Alder Springs, Lakeport,
Paradise, Grass Valley, Jackson, Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon
252 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.Widespread rain is expected with another mild system early
Sunday. A colder storm system is expected to move across the
region late Sunday into early Monday, bringing mountain snow.
Snow levels will initially be above pass levels with this event
but will rapidly drop below pass levels in the evening, to
4000-5000 feet by Monday morning, causing travel problems.

Motorists traveling into the mountains Sunday night into early
Monday should be prepared for winter driving conditions. Slick
roads are possible at lower elevations from wet leaves and clogged

Precipitation Totals:

Sunday into Monday:
A half inch to 1 inch of rain for the Valley, around 1 to 2 inches
for the foothills, with 1 to 4 inches possible in the mountains.

Above 6000 feet, 4 to 8 inches of snow accumulation, up to a foot
over higher peaks.

Southerly wind gusts to 25 to 40 mph in the Sacramento Valley and
55 mph over the crest on Sunday.


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