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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
245 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

CAZ095-021845-
/O.EXT.KHNX.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150303T0000Z/
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
245 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* HAZARD TYPES...ACCUMULATING SNOW AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 2 INCHES. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN
  HEAVIER SHOWERS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON THROUGH TODAY.
  SNOW LEVELS WILL BE AROUND 4500 FEET BUT MAY BRIEFLY LOWER TO
  4000 FEET IN HEAVIER SHOWERS.

* IMPACTS...PEOPLE TRAVELING ON INTERSTATE 5 OR HIGHWAYS 58 AND
  178 SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLICK ROADS AND POSSIBLE TRAVEL
  DELAYS. ACCUMULATING SNOW ON MOUNTAIN ROADS MAY MAKE DRIVING
  DIFFICULT OR RESULT IN ROAD CLOSURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

SANGER

WEATHER.GOV/HANFORD




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