Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
334 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ACROSS NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY TODAY...

.LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW IS EXPECTED THROUGH SUNSET THIS EVENING.
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON...CREATING
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO
TAPER OFF TO LIGHTER SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT.

NVZ031-290000-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0023.141228T1200Z-141229T0000Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...
OWYHEE...H D SUMMIT
334 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON WESTWARD FACING SLOPES. 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS: INCREASING TO WEST-NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS AS
  HIGH AS 40 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING: SNOW BANDS IN PROGRESS ACROSS NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY
  THISMORNING WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY. THE
  HEAVIEST ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR THIS
  MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACTS: ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND DIFFICULT TO
  NAVIGATE. THIS INCLUDES STATE HIGHWAY 225...STATE HIGHWAY
  226...AND U.S. HIGHWAY 93. INCREASING WINDS THIS AFTERNOON WILL
  CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. RETURN HOLIDAY
  TRAVEL ACROSS NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY WILL BE AFFECTED THROUGH THIS
  AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ARE
EXPECTED DUE TO WINTRY CONDITIONS. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS
AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

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TURNER



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