Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
906 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

NVZ030-034-036-038-290615-
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-RUBY MOUNTAINS AND EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWEST ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...
PARADISE VALLEY...GOLCONDA SUMMIT...LEE...RUBY LAKE...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...
EMIGRANT PASS...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN
906 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.NOW...
AT 900 PM PST...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUES TO INDICATE A PERSISTENT
BAND OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW...EXTENDING FROM GOLCONDA SUMMIT
ALONG I-80 TO CARLIN...AND THEN SOUTHEAST TO LEE AND JIGGS. SNOW
SHOWERS ARE MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH...WHILE THE ENTIRE LINE
SAGS SLOWLY SOUTH.

ACCUMULATING SNOW AND RESTRICTED VISIBILITY WILL OCCUR WITH THIS
SNOW BAND THROUGH 1000 PM. TRAVEL ALONG INTERSTATE 80 WILL BE
AFFECTED. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.
MANY ROADWAYS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND TREACHEROUS.

THE BAND OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE PUSHING SOUTH...AND BEGIN
DISSIPATING AFTER 1000 PM.

PLEASE SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION
THIS EVENING.

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