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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
258 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

CAZ071-241200-
/O.NEW.KREV.WW.Y.0017.170324T2300Z-170325T1100Z/
Lassen-Eastern Plumas-Eastern Sierra Counties-
258 PM PDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM FRIDAY TO 4 AM PDT
SATURDAY ABOVE 5500 FEET...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a Winter Weather
Advisory above 5500 feet for snow, which is in effect from 4 PM
Friday to 4 AM PDT Saturday.


* Timing: Rain and higher elevation snow will begin Friday morning
  and continue Friday night as snow levels fall.

* Snow Accumulations: 6 to 12 inches above 6500 feet with up to 4
  inches down to 5000 feet. Heaviest snow south and west of
  Susanville.

* Snow Levels: 5500 feet Friday lowering to valley floors by late
  Friday night.

* Impacts: Snow will cause hazardous driving conditions for roads
  near and above 5500 feet including Yuba Pass and Fredonyer
  Summit.

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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