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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1108 AM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

CAZ068-069-281200-
/O.CON.KSTO.WW.Y.0003.150227T2100Z-150228T2100Z/
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
1108 AM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST
SATURDAY FOR LASSEN NATIONAL PARK AND THE WEST SLOPES OF THE
NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA ABOVE 5500 FEET...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 4 TO 8 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE ALONG HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

* ELEVATION: ABOVE 5500 FEET.

* TIMING: FRIDAY AFTERNOON TO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: LASSEN NATIONAL PARK...DONNER PASS...ECHO
  SUMMIT...CARSON PASS.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS: TRAVEL DELAYS AND CHAIN REQUIREMENTS LIKELY ACROSS
  THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80 AND HIGHWAY 50.

* 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 VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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

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