Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
846 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

CAZ096-097-271300-
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SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHAVER LAKE...YOSEMITE VALLEY...
CAMP NELSON...GIANT FOREST...JOHNSONDALE...LODGEPOLE
846 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO
10 PM PST SATURDAY ABOVE 4000 FEET...

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND BECOMING MORE
  WIDESPREAD FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY BEFORE TAPERING OFF
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VISITORS AND OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS TO YOSEMITE
  NATIONAL PARK...SEQUOIA AND KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARKS...
  DEVILS POSTPILE NATIONAL MONUMENT AS WELL AS THE SIERRA
  NATIONAL FOREST...SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST AND MOUNTAIN HOME
  STATE FOREST NEED TO PREPARE FOR SNOW AND MUCH COLDER
  TEMPERATURES. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND ICY.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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DUDLEY


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