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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
220 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...A MOIST PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL PUSH INTO NEVADA ON FRIDAY
AND RAPILY STRENGTHEN OVER FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.
ENOUGH COLD AIR WILL WORK IN ON THE BACKSIDE OF THE SYSTEM TO
BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TO THE HIGHER BASINS OF CENTRAL AND
EASTERN NEVADA OVER FRIDAY NIGHT....

NVZ034-251130-
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/O.NEW.KLKN.WS.W.0004.140425T1200Z-140426T1800Z/
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SECRET PASS...
LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS
220 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM FRIDAY TO
11 AM PDT SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES AND LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ACROSS THE HIGHEST ELEVATIONS OF THE RUBY MOUNTIANS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...BEFORE PEAKING
  IN INTENSITY FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON
  PASS

* IMPACTS...OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS SHOULD EXPECT MID-WINTER
  CONDITIONS AND PLAN ACCORDINGLY IF HEADING INTO THE HIGH
  COUNTRY. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO ACCUMULATE ON SECRET AND HARRISON
  PASS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=EKO

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

NVZ035-037-251130-
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/O.NEW.KLKN.WS.W.0004.140426T0000Z-140426T1800Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...
GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT...EUREKA...
DIAMOND VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT
220 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS WITH 10 TO 18
  IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL QUICKLY CHANGE OVER TO SNOW FRIDAY EVENING
  WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED TO FALL FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ELY...MCGILL...CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN
  NATIONAL PARK...AUSTIN...AUSTIN SUMMIT... EUREKA...DIAMOND
  VALLEY...PINTO SUMMIT

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLIPPERY AND SNOW COVERED AFTER
  SUNSET FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF THE
  US HIGHWAY 50 CORRIDOR AND OTHER ROADWAYS NEAR
  AUSTIN...EUREKA...AND ELY. EXPECT REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN SNOW
  AND BLOWING SNOW.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=EKO

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

NVZ039-251130-
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SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...WELLS...PEQUOP SUMMIT
220 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM
PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL BEGIN TO CHANGE OVER TO SNOW FRIDAY
  EVENING...WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED FROM MIDNIGHT TO EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: WELLS...PEQUOP SUMMIT.

* TEMPERATURES...MID-30S FRIDAY EVENING...BEFORE FALLING BELOW
  FREEZING BY MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS
  ALONG U.S. HIGHWAY 93.

* IMPACTS...WET SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING...BEFORE
  TEMPERATURES DROP AND ALLOW FOR ACCUMULATIONS ON AREA ROADWAYS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT. LARGEST IMPACTS ALONG INTERSTATE 80 ARE EXPECTED
  ON PEQUOP SUMMIT.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=EKO

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.

&&

$$

NVZ038-251130-
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SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...SPRING CREEK
220 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM
PDT SATURDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY ABOVE 5500 FEET FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 6 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 5500 FEET.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW FRIDAY EVENING...WITH THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW EXPECTED FRIDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: SPRING CREEK...LAMOILLE...LEE...JIGGS.

* TEMPERATURES...MID-30S FRIDAY EVENING...BEFORE FALLING BELOW
  FREEZING BY MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WET SNOW IS EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING...BEFORE COLDER
  TEMPERATURES ALLOW SNOW TO BEGIN TO ACCUMULATE ON AREA ROADWAYS
  BY MIDNIGHT.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=EKO

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.

&&

$$









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