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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
205 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...Another round of snow for the Sierra passes...

.A Pacific frontal system is forecast to move through northern
California late tonight and Friday with heavy snow over the
mountains above 4500 feet. In addition to the snowfall, gusty
winds are likely at times especially on Friday. If planning travel
through the Sierra Cascade range late tonight through early
Saturday, expect delays and chain controls. Be prepared and check
the latest weather and road reports before departure.

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Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
Including the cities of Chester and Quincy
205 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for snow, which is in effect from 11 PM this
evening to 5 AM PDT Saturday.

* TIMING...Snowfall begining late this evening and lasting
  through Saturday morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...10 to 16 inches above 4500 feet with up to two
  feet highest elevations.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy snow over the passes with chain controls and
  travel delays likely.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 50 mph highest elevations
  causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring.  Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food,
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

&&

$$

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West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the city of Blue Canyon
205 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for snow, which is in effect from 5 AM Friday to 5
AM PDT Saturday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* TIMING...Snowfall begining late tonight and lasting through
  Saturday morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...10 to 14 inches above 4500 feet with up to two
  feet highest elevations.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy snow over the passes with chain controls
  and travel delays likely.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 50 mph highest elevations
  causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an
emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and
water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

&&

$$

CAZ013-241530-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WS.W.0012.170324T0600Z-170325T1200Z/
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Including the city of Shasta Dam
205 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for snow, which is in effect from 11 PM this
evening to 5 AM PDT Saturday.

* TIMING...Snowfall begining late this evening and lasting
  through Saturday morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...8 to 12 inches above 3500 feet.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy high elevation snow.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 50 mph highest elevations
  causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring.  Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food,
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

&&

$$


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