Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
141 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

NVZ034-110945-
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RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
141 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 3 FEET.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY
  EVENING. SNOWFALL RATES WILL DECREASE SATURDAY EVENING WITH
  LIGHT SNOW CONTINUING INTO SUNDAY MORNING.


* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH THROUGH
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SECRET PASS AND HARRISON PASS COULD BECOME IMPASSABLE.
  SNOW WILL CREATE NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING
  STORM. TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED INTO OR THROUGH THE WARNING
  AREA, UNLESS YOU HAVE PROPER VEHICLES, EQUIPMENT, AND
  EXPERIENCE.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW, SLEET,
AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

NVZ039-110945-
/O.CON.KLKN.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
141 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY
ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES IN ELEVATIONS FROM 6000
  FEET TO 7000 FEET. 8 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY AND COVERAGE WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY
  NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS THROUGH
  TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES US ROUTE 93 AND I-80 AT PEQUOP PASS.
  UNLESS YOU HAVE PROPER VEHICLES, EQUIPMENT, AND EXPERIENCE
  TRAVEL IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OR BACK COUNTRY IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW, SLEET,
AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

NVZ031-110945-
/O.CON.KLKN.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
141 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY
ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES IN ELEVATIONS FROM 6500
  FEET TO 7500 FEET. 2 TO 3 FEET ABOVE 7500 FEET.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY
  NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR DURING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT
  THROUGH LATE SATURDAY. THIS INCLUDES US ROUTE 93 AND STATE ROUTE
  225. UNLESS YOU HAVE PROPER VEHICLES, EQUIPMENT, AND EXPERIENCE,
  TRAVEL IN HIGHER TERRAIN OR BACK COUNTRY IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW, SLEET,
AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 511 OR VISIT WWW.NVROADS.COM.

&&

$$

NVZ035-110945-
/O.CON.KLKN.WW.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
141 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SUNDAY ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES IN ELEVATIONS FROM 6000
  FEET TO 7000 FEET. 6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY AND COVERAGE WILL INCREASE THROUGH
  SATURDAY NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...15 TO 25 MPH WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL OVER PASSES AND SUMMITS COULD BECOME DIFFICULT.
  UNLESS YOU HAVE PROPER VEHICLES, EQUIPMENT, AND EXPERIENCE,
  TRAVEL IN HIGHER TERRAIN OR BACK COUNTRY IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA, VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MAP

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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