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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
341 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

CAZ095-098-099-292000-
/O.CON.KHNX.WS.A.0008.141231T0000Z-150101T0000Z/
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
341 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE KERN COUNTY DESERT AND MOUNTAIN
AREAS FOR SNOW FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 2000 FEET.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...RIDGECREST...CALIFORNIA CITY...EDWARDS...
  ROSAMOND...MOJAVE...BORON...TEHACHAPI...LAKE ISABELLA...
  KERNVILLE...FRAZIER PARK...ALL HIGHWAYS THROUGH THIS REGION
  INCLUDING...14...58...178 AND 395...INTERSTATE 5. THIS INCLUDES
  ALL MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...UP TO 2 INCHES ON THE DESERT FLOOR WITH UP TO 6
  INCHES IN THE MOUNTAIN AREAS.

* SNOW LEVEL...LOWERING TO 2000 FEET.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO OVER 35
  MPH THROUGH PASSES AND OVER RIDGES.

* TIMING...RAIN AND SNOW BEGINNING TUESDAY AFTERNOON TURNING OVER
  TO ALL SNOW DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...MAJOR TRAVEL PROBLEMS DUE TO SNOW AND ICE ON MOST
  ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO
MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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DS

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD


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