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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
314 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.A POTENT PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF
SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO INYO COUNTY CALIFORNIA...SOUTHERN NEVADA AND
NORTHWEST ARIZONA THROUGH MONDAY.

CAZ521-522-NVZ018-019-222330-
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WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-
SHEEP RANGE-SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK CANYON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESTGARD PASS...BRISTLECONE PINE...
FURNACE CREEK...STOVEPIPE WELLS...SHOSHONE...
THE TOWN OF MT CHARLESTON...RED ROCK CANYON
314 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE
  MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY AND SOUTHERN NEVADA THIS MORNING...THEN
  PEAK THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH MONDAY...TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4000
  FEET...6 TO 15 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE 8000
  FEET...OVER 2 FEET POSSIBLE NEAR THE PEAKS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 60 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 AS WELL AS STATE ROUTE 160
  NEAR MOUNTAIN SPRINGS. IN INYO COUNTY THIS INCLUDES TOWNE PASS
  ALONG HIGHWAY 190 IN DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK AND WESTGARD
  PASS EAST OF BIG PINE.

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.

$$

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EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASPENDELL...MT WHITNEY
314 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST MONDAY...

* TIMING...ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS
  MORNING...THEN PEAK THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...3500 TO 4000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH MONDAY...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 4000
  FEET...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE 6000 FEET...2 TO 4 FEET ABOVE 8500 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 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.

&&

$$

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OWENS VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BISHOP...INDEPENDENCE...LONE PINE...
OLANCHA
314 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

* TIMING...SNOW HAS ALREADY BEGUN ACROSS BISHOP AND PARTS OF THE
  OWENS VALLEY AND IT IS EXPECTED TO PEAK FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH
  THIS EVENING...THEN DECREASE EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 3500 FEET...DOWN TO THE VALLEY FLOOR FROM
  LONE PINE TO BISHOP.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...6 TO 12
  INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON HIGHWAY 395 IN THE OWENS VALLEY PRIMARILY
  BETWEEN LONE PINE AND BISHOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...BE PREPARED FOR WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS
AND KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE
IN CASE YOU BECOME STRANDED.

&&

$$

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBELL...
WESTERN GRAND CANYON...BEATTY...GOLDFIELD...SILVER PEAK...DYER...
CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...ALAMO...RACHEL
314 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017 /414 AM MST SUN JAN 22 2017/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST /5 PM
MST/ MONDAY...

* TIMING...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN THIS
  MORNING...PEAK THIS EVENING...THEN DECREASE MONDAY EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 4500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH MONDAY...TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4000
  FEET...6 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...SOUTH 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 TO 55 MPH...MAINLY
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* 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.
  HIGHWAYS 93 AND 95...STATE ROUTE 318 NORTH FROM HIKO...STATE
  ROUTE 375 WEST FROM HIKO AND STATE ROUTE 266 WEST FROM LIDA
  JUNCTION. AS WELL AS STATE ROUTE 389 IN NORTHERN MOHAVE
  COUNTY.

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.

&&

$$



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