Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
235 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.AS THE FIRST STORM SYSTEM SLIDES EAST THIS EVENING A SECOND STORM
OFF THE PACIFIC WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FEET IN SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...SOUTHERN NEVADA
AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA THROUGH SATURDAY. ANOTHER STORM WILL BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL SNOW TO THE REGION SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

AZZ003-201045-
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NORTHWEST DESERTS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KINGMAN...GOLDEN VALLEY...
DOLAN SPRINGS...VALENTINE...WIKIEUP...YUCCA
335 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY
TO 5 PM MST SATURDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL TAPER OF THIS EVENING. SNOWFALL WILL
  BEING MID-DAY FRIDAY...PEAK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN
  TAPER OFF SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4500 FEET... 8
  TO 14 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES PER HOUR POSSIBLE FRIDAY
  EVENING. SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE
  MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD RESTRICTIONS
  OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES THE HUALAPAI
  MOUNTAINS...AND INTERSTATE 40 EAST OF KINGMAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL
MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

CAZ519-201045-
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EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASPENDELL...MT WHITNEY
235 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

* TIMING...AFTER A SHORT BREAK...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN
  FRIDAY MORNING AND THEN TAPER OFF FRIDAY EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET.

* ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4000
  FEET...8 TO 14 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...12 TO 24 INCHES ABOVE 8000
  FEET...1 TO 3 FEET ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. STRONGER
  GUSTS NEAR THE SIERRA CREST.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES PER HOUR FRIDAY MORNING.
  SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN THE MOUNTAINS
  DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD RESTRICTIONS OR
  CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NVZ019-201045-
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SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK CANYON-
INCLUDING...THE TOWN OF MT CHARLESTON...
RED ROCK CANYON
235 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. AFTER A BREAK
  TONIGHT SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN MID-DAY FRIDAY...PEAK FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVEL...4500 TO 5000 FEET TONIGHT.

* ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET...8 TO 14
  INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET...12 TO 18 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL RATES OF 2 INCHES PER HOUR POSSIBLE FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS IN THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY.
  ROAD RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES KYLE
  AND LEE CANYONS IN THE SPRING MOUNTAINS. STATE ROUTE 160 NEAR
  MOUNTAIN SPRINGS WILL ALSO SEE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

CAZ521-201045-
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WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WESTGARD PASS...BRISTLECONE PINE
235 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. AFTER A SHORT
  BREAK...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING AGAIN FRIDAY MORNING AND THEN
  TAPER OFF FRIDAY EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET.

* ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 4000 FEET...6
  TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED...MAINLY OVER WESTGARD
  PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

NVZ015-018-201045-
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LINCOLN COUNTY-SHEEP RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALIENTE...PIOCHE...PANACA...HIKO...
ALAMO...RACHEL
235 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. AFTER A BREAK
  TONIGHT...SNOW WILL BEGIN INCREASING FRIDAY MORNING...PEAK FRIDAY
  EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 4500 FEET.

* ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS...A TRACE TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 4000
  FEET...5 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE NEAR PEAKS.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH...MAINLY
  FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES U.S.
  HIGHWAY 93 NORTH OF CALIENTE AND STATE ROUTE 375 WEST FROM
  HIKO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

AZZ001-201045-
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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLORADO CITY...
PIPE SPRING NATIONAL MONUMENT...TUWEEP...MT TRUMBELL...
WESTERN GRAND CANYON
335 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO
5 PM MST SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF LATE THIS EVENING. THE MAIN
  SNOWFALL WILL BEING MID-DAY FRIDAY...PEAK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF SATURDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 5000 FEET

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TRACE TO 5 INCHES ABOVE 4500 FEET...
   5 TO 10 INCHES ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN
  THE MOUNTAINS DUE TO SLICK ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY. ROAD
  RESTRICTIONS OR CLOSURES MAY BE NEEDED. THIS INCLUDES THE
  HUALAPAI MOUNTAINS...AND INTERSTATE 40 EAST OF KINGMAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE DEPARTING AND STAY UP TO DATE ON THE
LATEST FORECAST. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...BE PREPARED FOR
SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$


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