Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
258 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW WILL IMPACT SIERRA TRAVEL FRIDAY...

.MORE SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE SIERRA ON FRIDAY. SIERRA TRAFFIC
TENDS TO BE HIGHER VOLUME ON FRIDAYS AND THIS STORM WILL LIKELY
CAUSE TRAVEL DELAYS AND CHAIN RESTRICTIONS.

CAZ068-069-191400-
/O.NEW.KSTO.WW.Y.0020.141219T1200Z-141220T0600Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
258 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST
FRIDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 6000 FEET FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 6 INCHES.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* TIMING: HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR FRIDAY MORNING INTO FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...INTERSTATE 80 AND
  HIGHWAYS 50 AND 88.

* WINDS: SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROAD CONDITIONS WILL BE SLICK DUE TO SNOW. TRAVEL
  DELAYS EXPECTED WITH CHAIN RESTRICTIONS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS.

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.

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

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