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WWUS45 KVEF 190308
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
708 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TWO PACIFIC STORMS WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO ELEVATIONS
ABOVE 5000 FEET IN SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...SOUTHERN NEVADA AND
NORTHWEST ARIZONA THROUGH FRIDAY. ANOTHER STORM WILL BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL SNOW TO THE REGION SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

CAZ519-191130-
/O.CON.KVEF.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASPENDELL...MT WHITNEY
708 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL OVER THE EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN SIERRA
  WILL PEAK TONIGHT THEN TAPER OFF THURSDAY. AFTER A BREAK THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN
  FRIDAY MORNING AND THEN TAPER OFF FRIDAY EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...FALLING TO AROUND 5000 FEET TONIGHT AND REMAINING AT
  OR BELOW 5000 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE FIRST STORM...TRACE TO 4
  INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET... 3 TO 7 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...6 TO
  12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET...12 TO 24 INCHES POSSIBLE ABOVE
  9000 FEET. SIMILAR STORM TOTAL AMOUNTS ARE THEN EXPECTED AGAIN
  FOR THE SECOND STORM ON FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. STRONGER
  GUSTS NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NVZ019-191130-
/O.CON.KVEF.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK CANYON-
INCLUDING...THE TOWN OF MT CHARLESTON...
RED ROCK CANYON
708 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN OVER THE SPRING MOUNTAINS LATE THIS
  EVENING...PEAK EARLY THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
  TAPER OFF THURSDAY EVENING. AFTER A BREAK THURSDAY NIGHT SNOW WILL
  THEN BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN MID-DAY FRIDAY...PEAK ONCE MORE FRIDAY
  EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVEL...FALLING TO 4500 TO 5000 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS... FOR THE FIRST STORM...TRACE TO 4
  INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET...3 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...8 TO
  15 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN
  THE SPRING MOUNTAINS ABOVE 8000 FEET. SIMILAR IF NOT HIGHER
  AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED WITH THE SECOND STORM ON FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES KYLE AND
  LEE CANYONS IN THE SPRING MOUNTAINS. STATE ROUTE 160 NEAR
  MOUNTAIN SPRINGS MAY ALSO SEE SOME LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

CAZ521-191130-
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESTGARD PASS...BRISTLECONE PINE
708 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL OVER THE WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY WILL
  PEAK LATE TONIGHT THEN TAPER OFF THURSDAY. AFTER A BREAK
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN
  INCREASING AGAIN FRIDAY MORNING AND THEN TAPER OFF FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...FALLING TO AROUND 5000 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING
  AND REMAINING AT OR BELOW 5000 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE FIRST STORM...TRACE TO 4
  INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET... 3 TO 7 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...6 TO
  8 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET. SIMILAR STORM TOTALS ARE EXPECTED
  AGAIN WITH THE SECOND STORM ON FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NVZ015-018-191130-
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1800Z/
LINCOLN COUNTY-SHEEP RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...
ALAMO...RACHEL
708 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE THIS EVENING...PEAK DURING THE
  DAY THURSDAY...THEN TAPER OFF THURSDAY EVENING. AFTER A BREAK
  THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING FRIDAY MORNING...
  PEAK FRIDAY EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING

* SNOW LEVEL...FALLING TO 4000 FEET.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE FIRST STORM...TRACE TO 4
  INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET... 3 TO 7 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...6 TO
  12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET. SIMILAR STORM TOTALS ARE EXPECTED
  AGAIN WITH THE SECOND SYSTEM ON FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES U.S.
  HIGHWAY 93 NORTH OF CALIENTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

AZZ001-003-191130-
/O.CON.KVEF.WW.Y.0005.170120T1800Z-170122T0000Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHWEST DESERTS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBELL...
WESTERN GRAND CANYON...KINGMAN...GOLDEN VALLEY...DOLAN SPRINGS...
VALENTINE...WIKIEUP...YUCCA
808 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE MID-DAY FRIDAY ACROSS NORTHWEST
  ARIZONA...PEAK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF
  SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET...
   5 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FT...LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE
  IN MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES THE
  HUALAPAI MOUNTAINS...AND INTERSTATE 40 EAST OF KINGMAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

MORGAN



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