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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
153 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

NVZ030-036>038-081200-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0016.161208T0600Z-161209T0600Z/
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-
153 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM
THIS EVENING TO 10 PM PST THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES IN VALLEYS...3 TO 5 INCHES
  MOUNTAINS.

* FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH
  LATE THURSDAY MORNING INTO THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* ELEVATION: ALL VALLEY FLOORS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...RISING
  TO OVER 7000 THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING
  THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING THEN MIX WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF
  FREEZING RAIN IN VALLEYS THURSDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE CHANGING TO
  ALL RAIN IN VALLEYS THURSDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND BLACK ICE COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS FOR A BRIEF TIME LATE THURSDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
  DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION DEPENDENCE OF THIS STORM, MOTORISTS
  SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS IF TRAVELING
  ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

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.

&&

$$

NVZ031-033>035-039-081200-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0016.161208T1200Z-161209T0600Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
153 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
TO 10 PM PST THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES IN VALLEYS, 4 TO 7 INCHES
MOUNTAINS. HIGHEST SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ACROSS THE RUBY
MOUNTAINS.

* ELEVATION: ALL VALLEY FLOORS THROUGH LATE THURSDAY
  MORNING...RISING TO OVER 6500 THURSDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA EARLY
  THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON THEN CHANGE TO A
  RAIN/SNOW MIX IN VALLEYS THURSDAY EVENING BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL
  RAIN IN VALLEYS THURSDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS EARLY
  THURSDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON. DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION
  DEPENDENCE OF THIS STORM, MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY
  CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS IF TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR
  MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

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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