Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
207 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

NVZ039-101015-
/O.EXB.KLKN.WS.W.0006.161209T2207Z-161211T1200Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
207 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING ABOVE 6000 FEET FOR HEAVY SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4
AM PST SUNDAY.

* 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 INCREASE EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR DURING
  THE DAY ON SATURDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THIS INCLUDES US ROUTE 93 AND
  I-80 AT PEQUOP PASS. DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION DEPENDENCE OF
  THIS STORM, MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD
  CONDITIONS IF TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR MOUNTAIN
  PASSES.

* 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.

&&

$$

NVZ034-101015-
/O.CON.KLKN.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-
207 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 3 FEET.

* TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY AND COVERAGE WILL INCREASE EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR DURING
  THE DAY ON SATURDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION
  DEPENDENCE OF THIS STORM, MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY
  CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS IF TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR
  MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* 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.

&&

$$

NVZ031-101015-
/O.CON.KLKN.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-
207 PM PST FRI DEC 9 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...SNOW INTENSITY AND COVERAGE WILL INCREASE EARLY
  SATURDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR DURING
  THE DAY ON SATURDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

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

* IMPACTS...SNOW COULD CREATE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS TONIGHT
  THROUGH LATE SATURDAY. THIS INCLUDES US ROUTE 93 AND STATE ROUTE
  225. DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION DEPENDENCE OF THIS STORM, MOTORISTS
  SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS IF
  TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* 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.

&&

$$

NVZ035-101015-
/O.NEW.KLKN.WW.Y.0017.161209T2207Z-161211T1200Z/
WHITE PINE COUNTY-
207 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY ABOVE 6500 FEET FOR SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM
PST SUNDAY.

* 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 SATURDAY. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR SATURDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE
  DIMINISHING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT

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

* IMPACTS...DUE TO THE STRONG ELEVATION DEPENDENCE OF THIS STORM,
  MOTORISTS SHOULD BE ALERT TO RAPIDLY CHANGING ROAD CONDITIONS
  IF TRAVELING ACROSS HIGHER TERRAIN OR MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* 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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