Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
410 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...Another round of snow for northern California mountains...

.A Pacific frontal system will move through northern California
today bringing heavy snow over the mountains with snow levels down
to many passes. In addition to the snowfall, gusty winds are
likely at times especially during the day today. If planning
travel through the Sierra Cascade range or northern mountains today
through early Saturday, expect delays and chain controls. Be
prepared and check the latest weather and road reports before
departure.

CAZ013-250015-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0012.000000T0000Z-170325T1200Z/
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Including the city of Shasta Dam
410 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...Snowfall continuing through Saturday morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...8 to 12 inches above 3500 feet with up to 18
  inches highest elevations.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy high elevation snow.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 40 mph highest elevations
causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring.  Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. If you must
travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle
in case of an emergency.

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CAZ068-250015-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0012.000000T0000Z-170325T1200Z/
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
Including the cities of Chester and Quincy
410 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...Snowfall continuing through Saturday morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...12 to 18 inches above 4500 feet with up to two
feet highest elevations.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy snow over the passes with chain controls
  and travel delays likely.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 40 mph highest elevations
causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring.  Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. If you must
travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle
in case of an emergency.

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CAZ069-250015-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0012.170324T1200Z-170325T1200Z/
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the city of Blue Canyon
410 AM PDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...Snowfall increasing this morning and continuing through Saturday
  morning.

* SNOW AMOUNTS...10 to 14 inches above 5500 feet with up to two
feet highest elevations.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy snow over the passes with chain controls
  and travel delays likely.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Gusty winds up to 40 mph highest elevations
causing white-out conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. If you must travel,
keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case
of an emergency.

&&

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www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento
www.twitter.com/nwssacramento

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