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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
316 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

CAZ070-071-NVZ005-190100-
/O.CON.KREV.WW.Y.0007.170118T1800Z-170119T1200Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CEDARVILLE, FORT BIDWELL, PORTOLA,
AND SUSANVILLE
316 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* TIMING: SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 10 INCHES WEST OF HIGHWAY 395 WITH UP
  TO 4 INCHES EAST OF HIGHWAY 395.

* SNOW LEVELS: BEGINNING AROUND 5500 FEET EARLY TODAY BEFORE
  DROPPING TO 4500 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS: EXPECT HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK
  ROADS AND PERIODS OF VERY LOW VISIBILITY FROM WIND DRIVEN
  SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVEN LIGHT SNOWFALL CAUSES MAJOR TRAVEL DELAYS, ESPECIALLY DURING
PERIODS OF HIGH TRAFFIC VOLUME. BE SURE TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION. LEAVE EXTRA SPACE BETWEEN VEHICLES SINCE
IT TAKES LONGER TO STOP ON SLICK ROADWAYS.

&&

$$



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