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

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WWUS46 KSTO 201139
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
339 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE SIERRA INTO LATE SATURDAY MORNING...

.SNOW WILL LINGER OVER THE SIERRA NEVADA INTO THIS MORNING MAINLY
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80...WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 80. THE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT SIERRA TRAFFIC
WITH SLICK ROADS...TRAVEL DELAYS AND CHAIN RESTRICTIONS MAINLY FROM
HIGHWAY 50 SOUTHWARD.

CAZ069-201800-
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WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
339 AM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 1 INCH.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 6000 FEET.

* TIMING: SNOW SHOWERS CONTINUE THIS MORNING...MAINLY SOUTH OF
  INTERSTATE 80.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: DONNER PASS...ECHO SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* WINDS: SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS: ROAD CONDITIONS WILL BE SLICK DUE TO SNOW. TRAVEL
  DELAYS EXPECTED WITH CHAIN RESTRICTIONS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$

EK





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