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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
919 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

CAZ071-230530-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170123T1200Z/
LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PORTOLA AND SUSANVILLE
919 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

* TIMING: MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY MONDAY
  MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 1 TO 3 FEET WEST OF HIGHWAY 395.
  FOR COMMUNITIES IN THE SIERRA VALLEY AND ALONG AND EAST OF
  HIGHWAY 395...10 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS: GUSTS TO 40 MPH MAY CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS: DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND
  TRAVEL WITH PERIODS OF WHITEOUT CONDITIONS THROUGH MONDAY
  MORNING OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES AND AREAS EXPOSED TO THE WIND
  ALONG HIGHWAY 395. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL TODAY. STAY
  HOME...STAY SAFE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE, YOU COULD BE STUCK IN YOUR VEHICLE FOR
MANY HOURS AND FIRST RESPONDERS MAY NOT BE ABLE TO RESCUE YOU. BE
PREPARED FOR EXTENDED POWER OUTAGES.

&&

$$



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