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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
234 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...LOW ELEVATION SNOW POSSIBLE THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...

.SOME OF THE COLDEST AIR OF THE SEASON WILL STILL BE IN PLACE AS
A WEATHER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY
MORNING. SNOW LEVELS WILL START OUT LOW THIS EVENING IN THE
FOOTHILLS, THEN GRADUALLY RISE TO ABOVE MAJOR PASS LEVELS LATER
ON THURSDAY.

CAZ013-081800-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0028.161208T0000Z-161208T1800Z/
SHASTA LAKE AREA / NORTHERN SHASTA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF SHASTA DAM
234 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

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

* MAIN IMPACT...CHAIN CONTROLS AND SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS. TRAVEL
  DELAYS ARE LIKELY.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...INTERSTATE 5 NORTH OF SHASTA LAKE AND HIGHWAY 299
  OVER HATCHET MOUNTAIN PASS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES ABOVE 1500 FEET...UP TO 6
  INCHES ALONG THE RIDGES. LIGHTER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE
  DOWN TO 1000 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$

CAZ068-069-081800-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0028.161208T0000Z-161208T1800Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHESTER, QUINCY, AND BLUE CANYON
234 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

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

* MAIN IMPACT...CHAIN CONTROLS AND SLICK ROAD CONDITIONS. TRAVEL
  DELAYS ARE LIKELY.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET, INCLUDING INTERSTATE
  80 OVER DONNER PASS AND HIGHWAY 50 OVER ECHO SUMMIT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 5000 FEET. LIGHTER SNOW
  ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE DOWN TO 2500 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$



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