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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

CAZ071-191800-
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LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PORTOLA AND SUSANVILLE
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 4 AM
PST SATURDAY.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 6 TO 12 INCHES WEST OF HIGHWAY 395 ABOVE
  5000 FEET...WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES ELSEWHERE BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS: ALL VALLEY FLOORS.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW
  TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

CAZ070-NVZ005-191800-
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/O.NEW.KREV.WW.Y.0008.170120T1400Z-170121T0600Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CEDARVILLE, FORT BIDWELL, EMPIRE,
AND GERLACH
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM PST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM PST
FRIDAY.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVELS: 4000 FEET

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW
  TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&


$$

CAZ072-NVZ002-191800-
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/O.EXT.KREV.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170119T1800Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, TRUCKEE, STATELINE,
AND INCLINE VILLAGE
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM
PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO CONTINUES A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY THROUGH 10AM THIS MORNING AND HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW FOR THE NEXT SYSTEM, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4
AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM PST SATURDAY.

* TIMING: MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING
  BEFORE TAPERING TO SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE NEXT WAVE OF
  HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 12 TO 18 INCHES ABOVE 7000
  FEET WITH 6 TO 12 INCHES AT LAKE LEVEL.

* WINDS FRIDAY-SATURDAY: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO
  45 MPH. RIDGE GUSTS UP TO 100 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS ON LAKE TAHOE FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 2 TO 3
  FEET...HIGHEST FROM MID LAKE TO NORTHEASTERN SHORES.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT DIFFICULT TRAVEL WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS AND
  CHAIN REQUIREMENTS. SMALL BOATS, KAYAKS AND PADDLE BOARDS WILL
  BE PRONE TO CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE WATERS UNTIL
  CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. WINDS WILL CREATE PERIODS OF
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT TIMES. BE SURE TO
ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE
BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

CAZ073-191800-
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/O.EXT.KREV.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170119T1800Z/
MONO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRIDGEPORT AND MAMMOTH LAKES
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING ABOVE 6000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM
PST SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM THIS
MORNING FOR AREAS ABOVE 6000 FEET. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR
SNOW, HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR 4 AM FRIDAY TO 10 AM PST SATURDAY.

* TIMING: MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING
  BEFORE TAPERING TO SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE NEXT WAVE OF
  HEAVY SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING INTO SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FRIDAY-SATURDAY: 6 TO 12 INCHES WEST OF
  HIGHWAY 395 ABOVE 7000 FEET WITH 15-20 INCHES ON THE CREST. 2 TO
  5 INCHES POSSIBLE EAST OF HIGHWAY 395 BELOW 7000 FEET.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW COVERED
  ROADS AND PERIODS OF LOWER VISIBILITY FROM WIND DRIVEN SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

NVZ003-191800-
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GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SPARKS, GARDNERVILLE, AND VIRGINIA CITY
409 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM PST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM PST
FRIDAY.

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 INCHES BELOW 5000 FEET WITH 2 TO 5
  INCHES POSSIBLE IN FOOTHILLS ABOVE 5000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS: ALL VALLEY FLOORS RISING TO 4500 FEET FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND CHAIN OR SNOW
  TIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$

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