Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Elko NV
805 PM PST Sun Jan 22 2017

Northern Elko County-Southeastern Elko County-
Ruby Mountains/East Humboldt Range-White Pine County-
Northern Lander County and Northern Eureka County-
Southern Lander County and Southern Eureka County-
Southwestern Elko County-South Central Elko County-
Northwestern Nye County-Northeastern Nye County-
Including the cities of Jackpot, Wildhorse, Owyhee,
Silver Zone Pass, West Wendover, Secret Pass, Lamoille Canyon,
Harrison Pass, Ely, Ruth, McGill, Connors Pass,
Great Basin National Park, Battle Mountain, Emigrant Pass,
Austin, Austin Summit, Eureka, Diamond Valley, Pinto Summit,
Elko, Spring Creek, Carlin, Wells, Ruby Valley, Pequop Summit,
Tonopah, Round Mountain, Duckwater, and Currant Summit
805 PM PST Sun Jan 22 2017

This is a potentially life threatening weather situation.

Through midnight PST (1 am MST)...falling and blowing snow will be
impede travel over summits and passes over central, eastern, and
much of northern Nevada. Numerous accidents are reported and
winter driving conditions are causing serious delays.

Chains or snow tires are required over most summits and passes,
and even on some flat stretches of highways. There are too many
places to list here. Check with n v r o a d s dot com for more

This weather system will continue overnight into Monday.

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