Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
833 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

CAZ067-069-280530-
MOTHERLODE CA-WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA CA-
833 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL PLACER COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
  CENTRAL NEVADA COUNTY IN CENTRAL CALIFORNIA

UNTIL 930 PM PST

AT 823 PM PST...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS MOVING UP
INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN COLFAX AND BLUE CANYON..MOVING EAST AT AROUND
20 MPH.

HAIL WAS REPORTED ON THE ROAD AT INTERSTATE 80 NEAR BLUE CANYON. A
STORM SPOTTER REPORTED HALF INCH HAIL AT NEVADA CITY.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER IS EXPECTED WITH THIS
STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN. THIS COULD MAKE DRIVING CONDITIONS
SLIPPERY AND VERY DANGEROUS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...

   COLFAX...
   BAXTER...
   BLUE CANYON...
   CISCO AND BIG BEND...

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING. MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION.

LAT...LON 3941 12055 3915 12047 3905 12098 3923 12108
TIME...MOT...LOC 0425Z 248DEG 20KT 3927 12065

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